The Summer Government Relations Report Is In!

The Summer Government Relations Report Is In!

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS Respectfully Submitted: Maria Hricko Fay, LSW, LCAT, MT-BC Fellow of the Association for Music and Imagery margovernmentrelations@gmail.com Summer is usually a time to slow down in the lazy, hazy heat. While work related to government relations generally slows down a bit in the summer months, task forces are still very active gathering information, […]

July 21, 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
Hill Day in PA!

Hill Day in PA!

Looking to support and advocate for music therapists in PA?? Hoping to get a few FREE CMTE’s under your belt while supporting your fellow music therapists?! Check out the details for PA Hill Day!

February 7, 2016 | By More
Government Relations Newsletter

Government Relations Newsletter

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS Respectfully Submitted: Maria Hricko Fay, LSW, LCAT, MT-BC Fellow of the Association for Music and Imagery margovernmentrelations@gmail.com NATIONAL UPDATES Help us Celebrate 10 years of the AMTA/CBMT State Recognition Operational Plan! Nationally there are over 43 active state task forces. There is anticipated recognition legislation in at least nine states in 2016. In […]

January 26, 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
PA Update: Licensure Bills in the House and Senate!

PA Update: Licensure Bills in the House and Senate!

Pennsylvania is excited to announce that we have music therapy licensure bills in the both the House and the Senate. Both bills are currently in committee. Please contact your PA Representative and PA Senator and ask them to co-sponsor this legislation. To find your representative, click here. • You can view the PA House Bill […]

October 19, 2015 | By More
Music Therapy Hill Day

Music Therapy Hill Day

The PA State Task Force is preparing for the upcoming Music Therapy Hill Day at the PA State Capitol on Wednesday, October 21 from 8:30 am-4:00 pm. There will be an Advocacy Training and Planning Session for PA Hill Day the evening before, Tuesday, October 20th from 6:30 pm-9:30 pm at Charlton Church, 5920 Jonestown […]

October 17, 2015 | By More
Advocacy and MT Licensure in PA: Pennsylvania Legislative Hill Day

Advocacy and MT Licensure in PA: Pennsylvania Legislative Hill Day

Click on the PDF below for more details of the event!  

October 16, 2015 | By More
Music Therapy Clinical Supervision:  Concepts and Skills for Supervising across the Spectrum of Education and Practice

Music Therapy Clinical Supervision: Concepts and Skills for Supervising across the Spectrum of Education and Practice

On Saturday, October 3, 2015 Dr. Theresa (Terra) Merrill, will present a workshop, Music Therapy Supervision: Concepts and Skills for Supervising across the Spectrum of Education and Practice. Dr. Merrill is Associate Professor and Director of Music Therapy at Eastern Michigan University. She brings over 25 years of clinical experience in Elder care, end of […]

September 28, 2015 | By More