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Jun 29, 2022 07:20 PM
The Board of Directors, staff, and other volunteer leadership continue to work to reorganize AMTA operations. Through our work, it has become increasingly clear that we need the right knowledge and expertise to move us forward as we restructure operations and ultimately work to become a more equitable and inclusive organization. To address immediate needs, we have engaged two advisory groups who will guide us over the coming weeks and months.
 
Jun 29, 2022 12:58 PM
The American Music Therapy Association is profoundly disappointed and concerned with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade, eliminating the federal right to abortion and self-determined reproductive care for those we serve.
 
Jun 16, 2022 09:09 PM
Adonia Calhoun Coates' last day with AMTA will be tomorrow, June 17, 2022. We thank Adonia for her contributions to AMTA, and we wish her well in all her future endeavors. Adonia would like to extend her best wishes to the entire AMTA Community and staff. Please feel free to reach out with questions.
 
Jun 15, 2022 07:56 PM
AMTA’s core functions of academic program and national roster internship approvals, publication of our journals, and resource publishing are currently operating as usual. This means that book orders are currently being filled for summer and fall terms. Please reach out via the Contact Us link above if you have any questions.
 
A message from the AMTA Board of Directors.
 
The American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) and the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT) are excited to announce that on Friday, May 27, 2022 Governor J. B. Pritzker signed into law SB 2243. This bill creates a music therapy license within the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and establishes a Music Therapy Advisory Board to assist the Department in matters concerning the license.
 
On behalf of the American Music Therapy Association and the music therapy community, we are, again, mourning senseless and tragic loss of life, this time at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.
 
May 23, 2022 08:04 PM
Members of our music therapy community, along with people across the United States, are once again grieving the loss of life due to mass shootings.To our music therapy students, professionals, and clients of color, we see you. We mourn with you. We stand with you as you navigate the trauma, stress, and fear of being targets of events such as this.
 
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Walk MS, an event hosted by the MS Society, brings together people from communities across the country to help change the world for people affected by multiple sclerosis. Music therapy was part of the Walk MS event in Denver this past weekend.
 
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May 04, 2022 12:58 PM
The AMTA Board of Directors is beginning periodic updates to the membership and music therapy community to increase transparency, provide information, and enhance communication. This video update for May 2022 comes from Lori Gooding, AMTA President; Angie Snell, AMTA President-Elect, and Adonia Calhoun Coates, AMTA CEO.
 
Thank You AMTA Volunteers
Apr 21, 2022 01:44 PM
Thank you to all who generously giving their time and talent to help us fulfill our mission, serve music therapists and their clients. We could not do it without you!
 
Apr 19, 2022 04:33 PM
COVID-19 and other online scams have skyrocketed. Be wary of online requests for money, gift cards, personal information, to open an attachment, or respond to a healthcare alert, etc. AMTA is not soliciting gift cards.
 
Apr 07, 2022 03:27 PM
Check here for a sneak preview of rates and discount opportunities for the 2022 AMTA Annual Conference.​
 
American Music Therapy Association 2022 Annual Conference Policies
 
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Mar 23, 2022 04:00 PM
Congratulations to the 2022 Clinician-Based Grant Awardee, Zachary Fischer, PhD, MT-BC for “The Effect of Group Music Therapy Advocacy Recording (MTAR) on Internalized Stigma in Adult Psychiatric Inpatients in Acute Care.”
 
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