Tag: Music Therapy

Attention PA Music Therapists!

Attention PA Music Therapists!

Attention PA Music Therapists! Do you have questions about the PA Music Therapy Licensure Bills? Make sure to attend one of our regional CMTEs at Temple, Duquesne, and Immaculate September-October 2016. Click the image below to find out more!      

September 7, 2016 | By More
Membership Spotlight- Julie Lipson, MA, MT-BC

Membership Spotlight- Julie Lipson, MA, MT-BC

Julie Lipson, MA, MT-BC Membership Spotlight Questions Describe your career as a music therapist—education, populations served, etc. I have been running my private practice, Inner Rhythms Music Therapy since 2013. I am constantly surprised and delighted by the individuals and groups who reach out for services. Over the past few years, I have run groups […]

August 15, 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
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
Alumni Reception at Conference

Alumni Reception at Conference

Drexel University Music Therapy Alumni Reception at MAR-AMTA Conference: Please join Flossie Ierardi, Joke Bradt, and Scott Horowitz on Thursday, March 17, 7:00-8:30 PM in the hotel lounge. Please confirm location at the Drexel University Exhibit Table.  

February 27, 2016 | By More
Research Committee Report

Research Committee Report

Research Committee Report Andrea McGraw Hunt, PhD, MT-BC January 2016 We have many updates for you in this report! So many ways for you to get involved in research – please check out all these exciting opportunities: New research funding for MAR members – deadlines approaching! Andrew Knight, PhD, MT-BC, guest speaker for Research Track […]

January 27, 2016 | By More
Membership Spotlight: Robert Miller, MS, MT-BC

Membership Spotlight: Robert Miller, MS, MT-BC

This quarter, the Member Spotlight shines on Robert Miller, MS, MT-BC, Fellow of the Association for Music and Imagery. Describe your career as a music therapist—education, populations served, etc. I have an undergraduate degree in Music Education from West Chester University in PA. I taught elementary school general music classes in Pennsville, NJ for two years […]

January 24, 2016 | By More
Maryland State Task Force Updates

Maryland State Task Force Updates

In October and November of 2015, the MDSTF sent out 5 weekly emails reaching out to Maryland music therapists to participate in 15 Minutes of Advocacy. Each week, Maryland music therapists were asked to complete a task that would culminate in a letter drafted to 3 legislators with the purpose of educating legislators about music therapy […]

January 4, 2016 | By More
New Jersey News Update!

New Jersey News Update!

Oh, What a Day! To paraphrase the Four Seasons Oh, what a day, Mid-December twenty-fifteen we had our first hearing of The Music Therapist Licensing Act. The Assembly Regulated Professions Committee met on December 10th, heard testimony and released bill A4353 to the General Assembly for consideration and vote. What a very special time to […]

January 2, 2016 | By More
Call all MAR Members!!

Call all MAR Members!!

Have you ever thought: What is the MAR Executive Board? What is the Assembly, and what do they do? Why should I go to a Board of Directors meeting? Why should I care about any of this? Then this message is for you! The Saturday, November 14th (7:30am-9:15am) MAR Business meeting at National has had […]

November 3, 2015 | By More