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MAR-AMTA Statement on Anti-Asian Racist Attacks

MAR-AMTA Statement on Anti-Asian Racist Attacks

The Mid-Atlantic Region of the American Music Therapy Association condemns the anti-Asian racist attacks throughout the country. The Asian, Asian-American, and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities have experienced exponential increases in anti-Asian racism since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, making Asians the third most targeted group for violence in the United States behind Black people […]

February 18, 2021 | By More

Membership Spotlight

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

Continuing Education

NYSTF Workshop

NYSTF Workshop

The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music and New York University in conjunction with The New York State Task Force on Occupational Regulation of the Mid-Atlantic Region of AMTA are pleased to present A Dialogue on Current and Future Music Therapy Practice in NYS TWO DATES:   Monday, February 22, 2021 6:30 – 9:30 pm Saturday, February 27, 2021 […]

January 31, 2021 | By More

Students

Commission on the Education and Clinical Training of 21st Century Music Therapists News

Commission on the Education and Clinical Training of 21st Century Music Therapists News

News from the Commission on the Education and Clinical Training of 21st Century Music Therapists On November 22, 2020, members of the Commission presented at the AMTA online national conference. They reviewed the history of the Commission and the themes that emerged from the feedback received on the two key questions and shared emerging themes […]

December 3, 2020 | By More

Other Recent Posts

2021 MAR-AMTA Call for Nominations

2021 MAR-AMTA Call for Nominations

The Mid-Atlantic Region of the American Music Therapy Association is calling for nominations for the following open Executive Board and Assembly of Delegates positions:  President-elect, 6 year term  Vice President for Membership, 2 year term Vice President for Conference Planning-elect, 4 year term Treasurer-elect, 2 year term Government Relations-elect, 4 year term Public Relations Chair, […]

February 15, 2021 | By More
Be a Conference Sponsor!

Be a Conference Sponsor!

Be a Conference Sponsor! There are three sponsorship levels that will allow you to connect with conference participants.   Gold Level Sponsor With your gift of $500 or more, you receive the following benefits:  Formal recognition during the opening ceremony.  Participation in the virtual open house.  Your logo displayed on conference advertising materials online.  Social media […]

February 10, 2021 | By More
2021 Online Conference Registration OPEN

2021 Online Conference Registration OPEN

  Registration for our 2021 Online Conference is now open! We hope you are able to join us for our online conference this year April 9-11.  Concurrent sessions will be held on April 10th and 11th. The early bird registration deadline is February 26th, so be sure to register early to save yourself some money! […]

February 9, 2021 | By More