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MAR President’s Forum: Responses from AMTA

MAR President’s Forum: Responses from AMTA

MAR President’s Forum: Responses from AMTA On behalf of the AMTA, President Geiger has provided a document with responses to the questions and concerns raised during the MAR President’s Forum.  To read the original document from the Presidents Forum, click here. A HUGE thanks goes to President Geiger for compiling this information for us and for […]

June 27, 2016 | By More
MAR Graduate Student Research Award Recipient

MAR Graduate Student Research Award Recipient

On Behalf of the MAR Research Committee, we would like to announce the recipient of the MAR GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH AWARD; The recipient of the 2016 MAR Graduate Student Research Award ($1,000) is Katherine Myers-Coffman for her research study ‘The Resilience Songwriting Model for Adolescent Bereavement: A Mixed Methods Study’. Katherine is a PhD student at […]

June 22, 2016 | By More
VP for Conference Planning Letter

VP for Conference Planning Letter

Hello MAR, The 2016 conference in Harrisburg, PA was an exceptional event, thanks to the 748 attendees, the dynamic local committee, talented musicians, and the conference session offerings. This was the biggest conference to date and it was an honor to be a part of the process. The conference evaluation is now closed and we […]

April 30, 2016 | By More
MARAMTS Update!

MARAMTS Update!

MARAMTS Update: Student Affairs and Happenings Conio Loretto, MS, LCAT, MT-BC – MAR Student Affairs Advisor Megan Neil – Outgoing MARAMTS Vice President Tara O’Brien – Incoming MARAMTS Vice President PASSAGES 2015: TODAY, TOMORROW & FOREVER This year’s Passages Conference for our region’s students and new professionals was held on October 24, 2015 at Shenandoah […]

April 30, 2016 | By More
April 2016 Government Relations Newsletter

April 2016 Government Relations Newsletter

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS Maria Hricko Fay, LSW, LCAT, MT-BC Fellow of the Association for Music and Imagery margovernmentrelations@gmail.com CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS History was made at the Harrisburg State Capitol during the conference! The largest Music Therapy Hill Day in the country took place with well over 200 music therapists and music therapy students from across the region […]

April 29, 2016 | By More
Congratulations MARAMTAS Board Members!

Congratulations MARAMTAS Board Members!

Congratulations to the newest elected members of the MARAMTAS Executive Board! President: Andrea Schaertel- Duquesne University MARAMTSpresident@gmail.com President Elect: Meghan Smith- Temple University MARAMTSpresidentelect@gmail.com Vice President: Tara O’Brien-Fredonia State MARAMTSvicepresident@gmail.com Student Affairs Advisor: Conio Loretto, Center for Discovery MARAMTSadvisor@gmail.com Secretary: Colleen McDonough-Temple University MARAMTSsecretary@gmail.com Parliamentarian: Halley Cole-Duquesne University MARAMTSparliamentarian@gmail.com Treasurer: Amanda Montera-Temple University MARAMTStreasurer@gmail.com Government […]

April 12, 2016 | By More
2016 Special Elections!

2016 Special Elections!

2016 Special Elections Slate of Nominees (Approved 3/18/2016)   Vice President for Membership Beth Deyermond, MA, MT-BC has been a practicing music therapist for the past fourteen years.  She currently serves as the Music Therapy Department Chairperson and Internship Director at The Center for Discovery in Harris, NY.  She received her Bachelors of Science in […]

April 1, 2016 | By More
Attention Graduate Students Interested in Research!

Attention Graduate Students Interested in Research!

The MAR Research Committee would like to remind folks of the Graduate Student Research Award which has a deadline of May 1st, 2016.  The MAR Graduate Student Research Award assists graduate music therapy students undertaking original thesis or dissertation research with a grant of up to $1,000.00 to support research costs prior to the completion of […]

April 1, 2016 | By More
A Dialogue on Current and Future Music Therapy Practice in NYS

A Dialogue on Current and Future Music Therapy Practice in NYS

March 12, 2016 | By More
NYU Workshop!

NYU Workshop!

Check out the workshop hosted by NYU, the New York State Task Force and MARAMTA on February 21st, 2016!! Great way to earn CMTE’s and its FREE for students!! Check it out!!    

January 27, 2016 | By More