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Results: 195 Article(s) Found.
Apr 15, 2019 12:01 PM
Shannon de l’Etoile provides a step-by-step explanation of the peer review process to help increase likelihood of favorable reviews. Learn to select an appropriate journal for submission, apply general author guidelines relevant to most peer-reviewed journals, mechanics of scientific writing, and gain insight into expectations of reviewers in peer-reviewed journals for manuscript content; including scientific rigor, appropriate analysis and presentation of data, and interpretation of findings.
Apr 05, 2019 04:01 PM
Karen Miller presents A Quick Reference Guide to Lyric Analysis for music therapy clinicians. The clinical tool, built on a solid foundation of theory, research, & practice, is an easily accessible system for clinical decision-making. It is also intended to assist therapists & clients in moving from the identification & expression of therapeutic material to positive action, thereby facilitating practical steps toward problem solving. The Quick Reference Guide is included in the text section.
Apr 04, 2019 01:41 PM
Last week, the AMTA Government Relations staff and CBMT Regulatory Affairs staff supported task forces in 3 states who facilitated Hill Day events.
Mar 18, 2019 02:03 PM
Dr. Laura Brown and Dr. Ellary Draper share insights and experiences in several different aspects of their professional careers. Laura and Ellary give examples of ways collaboration and partnerships helped them in graduate education, in research projects, in work as professors, and in two innovative clinical projects. The podcast speakers take time to discuss the benefits of collaborative partnerships as well as some of the challenges they have encountered over the years.
Mar 11, 2019 07:51 PM
Every life deserves world class care. Dr. Becky Wellman is part of that mission at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Nevada where she has developed innovative services providing music therapy for individuals with dementia while at the same time allowing respite time for their family members. In this AMTA-Pro podcast, Becky talks about aspects of designing and implementing the MT Respite Program, including assessments, session format, adaptations, safety issues, and more.
Mar 07, 2019 07:17 PM
In this AMTA-Pro podcast, regional representatives on AMTA's Continuing Education Committee share numerous practical tips for developing and submitting strong proposals. The podcast speakers discuss considerations when selecting a topic and when writing the title, abstract, learning objectives, and description of a conference session.
Mar 04, 2019 08:15 PM
Congratulations to 2018 Clinician-Based Grant recipient Erin Fox, MA, MT-BC, for her proposal “Music Therapy Assessment of Imminently Dying Hospice Patients: A Grounded Theory Analysis of Clinical Practice.”​
Mar 04, 2019 01:15 PM
Call for Research Poster Session Submissions for the 2019 AMTA Annual Conference. Individuals are encouraged to submit content information describing works in progress and/or completed works for Oral Presentation (Paper) or Poster Presentation. Diverse methodologies are encouraged.
Feb 22, 2019 06:39 PM
The 2019 Fultz Application and Guidelines are now posted in the Research section of the AMTA website. The purpose of the Arthur Flagler Fultz Research Fund is to encourage, promote, and fund music therapy research and/or to conduct research on new and innovative music therapy treatments.
Feb 19, 2019 10:29 PM
In this riveting AMTA-Pro podcast, Dr. Ted Ficken, MT-BC tells of 3 professional musicians who led prestigious careers for decades in Europe before moving the United Sates under life-threatening circumstances in WWII. Learn about their multi-faceted careers and how they pioneered music therapy practice with a variety of client populations, as well as the impact of their work on the lives of many in the early 20th century.
Feb 19, 2019 09:18 PM
AMTA's newly revised Code of Ethics is now available online. Listen to an introduction from the 2019 Ethics Board.
Feb 19, 2019 05:12 PM
I wish to thank those who directly reached out to me to discuss my position on the relationship of vaccines and autism.
AMTA’s monthly newsletter is filled with important information about the work AMTA does to further the profession and how membership in AMTA benefits YOU. Music Therapy Matters is available as a benefit of membership in AMTA but we are making this January issue available to all online. Please remember to renew your membership in AMTA so you can receive future issues!
Dec 13, 2018 02:59 PM
Highlights from the AMTA Board of Directors 2018 annual meeting, November 13-18.
The AMTA office will close at 4:00 pm on December 18, 2018 for its winter break. The office will reopen on January 2, 2019. Please note that even if you order through the online store during this time period, orders will not be processed until the office reopens on January 2. Happy holidays one and all and we'll see you in the new year!
Results: 195 Article(s) Found.