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Job Posting: Music Therapist II

Job Posting: Music Therapist II

There is a new job opening at Spring Grove Hospital Center, located in Catonsville, Maryland on the outskirts of Baltimore City. We are a 425 bed state facility,that provides a broad spectrum of in-patient psychiatric treatment to adults and adolescents. Areas include: Admission and Continuous Level of care, in addition to specialty areas of psycho-geriatric, […]

September 16, 2017 | By More
CMTE: Fulfilling the Promise of IDEA: Making Music Therapy Happen in Public Education

CMTE: Fulfilling the Promise of IDEA: Making Music Therapy Happen in Public Education

CMTE: Fulfilling the Promise of IDEA: Making Music Therapy Happen in Public Education Upcoming CMTE Opportunity with MAMT! October 15, 2017 11am-4pm, Howard Community College, Columbia MD, 5 CMTEs. Every music therapist working in special education needs to know and understand the specific laws and regulations that support and fund their practice. Every family with a […]

September 16, 2017 | By More
Passages: Registration and Call for Papers are open!

Passages: Registration and Call for Papers are open!

Passages Information! On October 14th, this years Passages will be held at Molloy College in Rockville Centre, NY. Co-chairs will be current student Liz Ingram and new professional Tara O’Brien.  For more information, please contact Student Affairs Adviser, Jason Willey.   Registration Call for Papers    

September 10, 2017 | By More
Come celebrate 40 years with SRU!

Come celebrate 40 years with SRU!

Celebrate 40 years with SRU! We are excited to announce that on Saturday, October 7, 2017, the SRU Music Therapy Program will host a 40th Anniversary Celebration at the SRU Alumni House. We will be offering 2 CMTEs– an Ethics for cultural music making CMTE (Demeko Freeman & Heather Wagner) and an Improvisation CMTE (Alan Turry). […]

September 7, 2017 | By More
Upcoming CMTE: Trauma Informed Practice

Upcoming CMTE: Trauma Informed Practice

September 6, 2017 | By More
Attention New York!

Attention New York!

ATTENTION NEW YORK!!!! As you may know, the New York State Task Force on Occupational Regulation (NYSTF) has a new email address:  nystate.task.force@gmail.com We are hearing that our new format for large emails, coming through MailChimp, often sends our messages into folders for spam or (in Gmail) promotions. Please make sure to check these folders […]

September 6, 2017 | By More
Conference Prospectus Available

Conference Prospectus Available

The 2018 Conference Prospectus is ready for Exhibits and Fundraising! This link is for exhibitors, sponsors, and advertisers only. Looking forward to an exciting conference in 2018!

August 17, 2017 | By More
Announcement from President and Membership

Announcement from President and Membership

The Mid-Atlantic Region of the American Music Therapy Association writes to acknowledge and condemn the terrible acts of bigotry and violence that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia, this past weekend (August 12, 2017).  We extend condolences to the families of Heather Heyer, Lt. Pilot H. Jay Cullen, and Trooper Pilot Berke M.M. Bates who were killed in the events […]

August 17, 2017 | By More
Summertime in New Jersey

Summertime in New Jersey

SUMMERTIME IN NEW JERSEY Submitted by Paula Unsal, Chair While the New Jersey legislative session continues during the summer, legislative activity has slowed and the combined Music Therapist Licensing bill A783/S1601 remains in the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee with no scheduled hearings as of this writing. The New Jersey State Task Force (NJSTF) is […]

August 1, 2017 | By More
Save the Date for Passages 2017!

Save the Date for Passages 2017!

 Save the Date for Passages 2017! Passages 2017 will be held at Molloy College, Rockville Centre, NY on October 14th, 2017.  Co-chairs will be current student Liz Ingram and new professional Tara O’Brien.  Check back for registration and more info!

July 24, 2017 | By More