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Sep 24, 2014 03:50 PM
Music Therapy Matters, Volume 17, No 3 is now available for current AMTA members at​
Sep 11, 2014 01:44 PM
AMTA's newest e-course provides an overview of copyright and intellectual property issues as they apply to music therapists. Purchase this self-study e-course in the AMTA online store (current members recieve a member discount!) and earn 3 CMTE credits for MT-BCs.
Sep 03, 2014 02:59 PM
“Alive Inside,” the film that portrays personalized music listening for elders in nursing homes, is currently being shown around the country. AMTA has developed a status report and resource to assist our members and others as they deal with the results of this film and organization, including new or increased interest in providing access to music and music therapy as well as some confusion and misunderstanding about the differences between music listening and clinical music therapy.
Sep 02, 2014 12:43 PM
AMTA announces the launch of self-study e-course "Music Therapy and Military Populations" with opportunity for MT-BCs to earn approved CMTE credits. This AMTA E-course is based on the official 2014 briefing report “Music Therapy and Military Populations: A Status Report and Recommendations on Music Therapy Treatment, Programs, Research, and Practice Policy" developed by AMTA in 2014.
Aug 29, 2014 02:56 PM
NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young and his wife, Barb, presented a check for $150,000 from their philanthropic organization, the Forever Young Foundation to Sutter Children’s Center, Sacramento for the construction of a state-of-the-art music therapy facility in Sacramento.
Aug 28, 2014 01:40 PM
AMTA Executive Director, Dr. Andi Farbman, AMTA Director of Professional Programs, Jane Creagan, and AMTA Director of Government Relations, Judy Simpson met with Dr. Heechin Chae, the Director of the NICoE (National Intrepid Center of Excellence) Intrepid Spirit/TBI Clinic at Fort Belvoir in Virginia.​
Aug 25, 2014 03:34 PM
Tune into this AMTA-Pro podcast to learn of the research of our music therapy colleague Shannon de l’Etoile related to infant-directed singing and infant self-regulation. Available to current AMTA members as a benefit of membership.
Aug 13, 2014 03:47 PM
As part of The Wilson Trust Music Therapy Project, the American Music Therapy Association is pleased to announce a Program Announcement: Clinician Small Grants. The purpose of this Program Announcement is to improve music therapy service availability and accessibility in the Puget Sound region of Washington. This program provides small grant funding and is open to music therapists residing in the Puget Sound region.
(L to R) Dr. Chae, Bill O'Brien, Ed Roth
Aug 12, 2014 02:56 PM
AMTA-member, Professor Ed Roth, MM, MT-BC, of Western Michigan University, presented preliminary information from a pilot fMRI study examining mechanisms for improvisation in children at the recent annual meeting of the APA. His research partner, Dr. Charles Limb, is a renowned otolaryngologist and musician at Johns Hopkins University. The session was sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA).
Aug 04, 2014 01:53 PM
The work of AMTA-member, Tom Sweitzer, MT-BC, was portrayed in a Washington Post feature article. Tom began his career as a music educator with training in musical theater. His work with adolescents convinced him that he needed to go back and get an equivalency in music therapy, which he did and subsequently opened a music therapy center in Middleburg, VA. His center, "A Place To Be" is the focus of an upcoming documentary, "High Notes."
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Jul 25, 2014 06:38 PM
Download the latest draft of the 2014 Conference Preliminary Program Addendum to learn all the details of CEU opportunities at AMTA Conference as of today, July 25, 2014. Look inside to learn more about Institutes, Special Trainings & CMTE courses to help you plan your conference experience at the 2014 Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. Go to the conference webpage and click on the Preliminary Program Addendum link. Conference registration rates increase after August 1 so register today!
Jul 25, 2014 05:48 PM
Music Therapy Matters, Volume 17, No 2 is now available for current AMTA members at​
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