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Be a Blind Reviewer for the 2020 MAR Conference

Be a Blind Reviewer for the 2020 MAR Conference

On behalf of the conference committee, we invite you to apply to be a blind reviewer for the 2020 MAR Conference in Cambridge, MD. Here is what you can expect if you are selected as a reviewer: 1. Plan on receiving anywhere from 12 to 15 anonymous proposals to review from any possible combination of […]

September 9, 2019 | By More
Upcoming Conference at Molloy College

Upcoming Conference at Molloy College

The following conference has been approved for Continuing Music Therapy Education (CMTE) credits as well as for NYS Licensed Creative Arts Therapists (LCAT) credits. Molloy College maintains responsibility for program quality and adherence to CBMT policies and criteria. Fulfilling the Promise of IDEA: Making Music Therapy Happen in Public Education (7 CMTEs/LCATs) Friday, September 27, […]

September 9, 2019 | By More
VASTF Undergoing Sunrise Review Study

VASTF Undergoing Sunrise Review Study

The VASTF is gearing up for another exciting year. We are currently undergoing a Sunrise Review study through the Virginia Department of Health Professions (DHP) as mandated by our Music Therapy bill which passed in the most recent legislative session. This study identifies if there is a need for occupational regulation and to what degree […]

August 26, 2019 | By More
Press Release from AMTA: New Executive Director

Press Release from AMTA: New Executive Director

Dear MAR Music Therapy Community, On behalf of the AMTA Board of Directors (BOD) and the MAR Executive Board, we are pleased to share with you the press release announcing the appointment of Jeanne Ellinport as the new Executive Director of AMTA, effective September 1, 2019. Based in Washington, D.C., Ms. Ellinport brings 25 years […]

August 23, 2019 | By More
2020 Call for Papers

2020 Call for Papers

The 2020 Call for Proposals is now open! The conference will be held March 19-21 2020, in Cambridge, MD at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina. We will accept online submissions only. Before filling out the online form, please review the following documents: The 2020 Conference Proposal Review Information provides information […]

August 7, 2019 | By More
Job Posting: Private Music Instructor or Music Therapist in NY/CT

Job Posting: Private Music Instructor or Music Therapist in NY/CT

PRIVATE MUSIC INSTRUCTOR NEEDED TO JOIN TEAM OF TEACHERS IN NY/CT You will be teaching in-home voice, piano, guitar, and/or any other instruments you are comfortable teaching. Students are of all ages and skill levels and live in Westchester and Fairfield Counties in NY/CT. Background in music therapy and/or music education preferred. Must have reliable […]

July 23, 2019 | By More
Maryland State Task Force Update

Maryland State Task Force Update

The Maryland State Task Force has completed the criteria for the Board of Physicians application. The National Team is currently reviewing the application and we hope to submit it this summer.

June 17, 2019 | By More
AMT Conference at Molloy College

AMT Conference at Molloy College

Please join us for our Analytical Music Therapy Conference at Molloy College on Saturday April 27th. Earn 6 CMTEs / LCAT CEs! Limited space available – register today! www.molloy.edu/ce/musictherapy

April 15, 2019 | By More
New York State Task Force Appears at Hill Day

New York State Task Force Appears at Hill Day

NYSTF held their 2nd Hill Day in Albany on Monday, 3/25/19. New initiatives this year included having 8 NY MTs serve as Team Leaders for our meetings and 12 exhibitors (schools and agencies). A very exciting moment occurred when a large portion of our group was invited by Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon (D; District 52 […]

March 31, 2019 | By More
Military Veterans with PTSD Continuing Education

Military Veterans with PTSD Continuing Education

Announcing a unique CMTE opportunity to learn about Music and the PTSD Brain in Military Veterans and earn 28 CMTE credits. This special program is taught by a MT-BC, who created and developed the concept, and combines lecture, experiential, and hands on experience in a music therapy retreat for veterans. The date is May 30-June […]

March 18, 2019 | By More