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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
Conference App is Live

Conference App is Live

The conference app is live and ready to go! Please download the app by searching for ‘MAR events’ in the app store, or by following this link: https://www.core-apps.com/dl/mar_amtaconf2019 The app allows you to easily find sessions of interest, connect with other conference attendees, find local places to eat, share photos taken at conference, among other […]

February 28, 2019 | By More
Constitution & Bylaws Proposed Revisions

Constitution & Bylaws Proposed Revisions

Constitution & Bylaws Proposed Revisions Constitution & Bylaws 2019 Proposed Revisions To be voted on at the MAR conference in Reston, VA February 22, 2019 CONSTITUTION Article IV – Officers Current: Section 4. The appointed officers of the Region shall be the Parliamentarian, Assembly Chair, Recording Secretary, Editor of the official regional publication (hereinafter referred […]

February 24, 2019 | By More
Governor Murphy Proposes New State Board

Governor Murphy Proposes New State Board

NJ Governor Proposes State Board for Creative Arts Therapies Submitted by Paula Unsal, Chair NJSTF On January 31, 2019, at the “eleventh” hour, NJ Governor Phil Murphy sent the Drama/Dance Movement Therapist (D/DMT) licensing bill A1220 back to the General Assembly with a conditional veto. The veto recommended establishing a new State Board of Creative […]

February 14, 2019 | By More
Membership Spotlight: Kevin Leong, MA, MT-BC

Membership Spotlight: Kevin Leong, MA, MT-BC

MAR Membership Spotlight Kevin Leong, MA, MT-BC This quarter, the spotlight shines on MAR member Kevin Leong! Describe your career as a music therapist—education, populations served, etc. I have worked with various populations over of the course of my career as a music therapist so far. During my internship, I worked at the pediatric oncology […]

February 14, 2019 | By More
Winner of 2019 Arts Advocacy Day Scholarship Announced

Winner of 2019 Arts Advocacy Day Scholarship Announced

Special Announcement! Congratulations to Nicole Hahna, co-Chair of the PASTF, winner of the 2019 MAR Arts Advocacy Day Scholarship! This is the first year for MAR to offer this scholarship, stay tuned for the 2020 application announcement later this fall. This scholarship offers monetary assistance to attend the annual Arts Advocacy Day held by Americans […]

February 4, 2019 | By More
2019 MAR-AMTA Conference Registration NOW OPEN!

2019 MAR-AMTA Conference Registration NOW OPEN!

Registration is now open for the 2019 MAR-AMTA Conference! Click here to register, but please read the below information first. Registration link: https://www.regonline.com/2019midatlanticregionofamtaannualconferen_2551710 2019 MAR-AMTA Conference CMTE Slate MAR-AMTA 2019 Hyatt Regency Reston Hotel Reservations IMPORTANT INFO BEFORE REGISTERING! If you are registering as an AMTA member you will need to enter a conference discount […]

January 9, 2019 | By More
Upcoming Conferences at Molloy College

Upcoming Conferences at Molloy College

Molloy College Upcoming Conferences for Music Therapists Music Therapy 2019 Guest Workshop Series: Celebrating 10 years of Graduate Music Therapy at Molloy College! The following conferences will be offered at Molloy College and may be of interest to music therapists, as well as to college students and faculty (click on the titles for further information): […]

December 21, 2018 | By More
Passages 2018 Program

Passages 2018 Program

Our 2018 Passages Conference was an inspiring day! Radford University and Music Therapy Club welcomed students, interns, and new professionals from the MAR for a day filled with terrific presentations, great discussions, and opportunities to connect. Thank you to all who attended, and congratulations to our terrific presenters!! Check out the program here! PASSAGES 2018 […]

October 30, 2018 | By More
Inaugural Constituent Survey Open Until 11/3/18

Inaugural Constituent Survey Open Until 11/3/18

From your MAR Assembly Delegation: Please complete our inaugural constituent survey to share your views and help inform our Assembly tasks and discussions moving forward. Survey will be open until 11/3/18, and should only take a few minutes of your time–ALL are welcome to participate. Please encourage your colleagues to complete as well! https://goo.gl/forms/hzmajJEiEQIwvF1z2“

October 23, 2018 | By More