Tag: Music Therapy

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
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
DBT: A Therapeutic Model with Practical Life Skills Reinforced through Music Therapy

DBT: A Therapeutic Model with Practical Life Skills Reinforced through Music Therapy

October 17 &18, 2015: DBT: A Therapeutic Model with Practical Life Skills Reinforced through Music Therapy Click the Image below to get more details!

October 16, 2015 | By More
Membership Spotlight: Leah Oswanski, MA, LPC, MT-BC

Membership Spotlight: Leah Oswanski, MA, LPC, MT-BC

This quarter, the spotlight shines on MAR member Leah Oswanski! Please read Leah’s responses listed below to learn more about her; I particularly like her suggestions for novel music therapists and the wisdom she shares in her current goals. Thank you, Leah, for being an amazing MAR member! Leah Oswanski, MA, LPC, MT-BC Describe your […]

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
West Virginia Music Therapy Weekend

West Virginia Music Therapy Weekend

Click on the PDF link below for a full schedule and overview of the event. West Virginia Music Therapy Weekend

September 28, 2015 | By More
See how you can attend the AMTA Leadership Academy…..for FREE!

See how you can attend the AMTA Leadership Academy…..for FREE!

The MAR Executive Board will be sponsoring two current MAR members to attend the 6 CMTE credit, AMTA Leadership Academy at the upcoming National Conference, on Wednesday, November 11th, 12:30-6:30pm, for FREE. To be considered for this FREE CMTE, please fill and submit the Google Form below by Monday, October 5th. A committee will be […]

September 28, 2015 | By More
Registration is now OPEN for Passages 2015!

Registration is now OPEN for Passages 2015!

Registration is now open for PASSAGES 2015: TODAY, TOMORROW & FOREVER. PASSAGES is a FREE conference for students and new professionals within the MAR. This year’s conference will be held at Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA from 9am to 5pm. To register, simply follow the link below! Register Here

September 21, 2015 | By More
Call to Action for All Music Therapists

Call to Action for All Music Therapists

The American Music Therapy Association asks that you please assist in submitting comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) via email urging the agency to include music therapists as meeting the requirements of directors of activity within long term care facilities and specifically listing music therapy as a specialized rehabilitative service available […]

September 8, 2015 | By More
IMCAP-ND Training

IMCAP-ND Training

Mary Cariola Children’s Center Presents John Carpente IMCAP-ND Training Individual Music-Centered Assessment Profile for Neurodevelopmental Disorders When: October 16 and 17, 2015 8:30 am – 6:00 pm Friday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Saturday Where: Mary Cariola Children’s Center Elmwood Campus 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Suite 100 Rochester, NY 14620 $349 per person Breakfast and lunch […]

August 26, 2015 | By More