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Theodore Michael Meyer was a music lover and a student of guitar. Due to a biking accident, Theo suffered from chronic pain throughout most of his 20s. Theo benefited from Music Therapy as part of his treatment and considered going back to school to study Music Therapy to help others. Theo's family hopes that this scholarship will go to a student interested in helping individuals with mental health and/or addiction issues find a path to wellness and inspiration through the joy of music.
Mar 09, 2016 07:15 PM
On March 7th and 8th of 2016, AMTA once again participated in Arts Advocacy Day as a national co-sponsor. This annual event in Washington, D.C., hosted by the Americans for the Arts, is the only national event that brings together a broad cross section of America’s cultural and civic organizations, along with hundreds of grassroots advocates from across the country.
Mar 02, 2016 04:13 PM
AMTA Briefs Air Force Officials at the Pentagon and Advocates for Expanded Music Therapy Programs and Qualified Music Therapists at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
Feb 12, 2016 08:32 PM
Let AMTA show our LOVE and MEMBER APPRECIATION this Valentines' Day with a whopping, never-before-offered, 60% discount (that's 60% off the already-reduced member price) on all publications and products purchased online in the AMTA Bookstore! For a limited time, so act now!
Feb 02, 2016 03:26 PM
Proposals are now being accepted for the 2016 AMTA Conference “Under the Canopy: The Profession of Music Therapy” at the Kalahari Resort in Sandusky, Ohio, November 9 to 13. Click on Attend a Conference and submit your proposal today! Please note separate forms are required for concurrent sessions and CMTE courses. Deadline for all proposal submissions is April 18, 2016.
Jan 04, 2016 07:48 PM
Since 2005, AMTA and CBMT have collaborated on a State Recognition Operational Plan. The primary purpose of this plan is to get music therapy and the MT-BC credential recognized by individual states so that citizens can more easily access our services.The AMTA Government Relations staff and the CBMT Regulatory Affairs staff provide guidance and technical support to state task forces throughout the country as they work towards state recognition.
Dec 30, 2015 02:23 PM
Help us celebrate the 65th anniversary of music therapy and continue to grow its future! Please remember AMTA in your year-end charitable giving plans and you'll receive a special 65th anniversary gift as a thank you for supporting music therapy.
Dec 18, 2015 08:49 PM
The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was signed by President Obama on December 10, 2015. ESSA marks the first overhaul of the nation's main elementary and secondary education law since the No Child Left Behind Act in 2002. This bipartisan measure reauthorizes the nation’s national education law, the 50-year-old Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
Dec 17, 2015 04:23 PM
The AMTA office will close at 1:00 pm on December 18, 2015 for the winter holidays. The office will reopen on January 4, 2016. Happy holidays!
Dec 14, 2015 05:36 PM
As a show of support for AMTA membership, our friends at West Music would like to offer AMTA members exclusive discounts on merchandise purchased through the West Music website. The earlier you join, the more chances to save! See your 2016 member welcome email (which you'll receive after you renew your membership) for ordering details.
Dec 14, 2015 03:50 PM
Help us celebrate the 65th anniversary of music therapy and continue to grow its future! Please remember AMTA in your year-end charitable giving plans and you'll receive a special 65th anniversary gift as a thank you for supporting music therapy.
Dec 11, 2015 05:09 PM
Our partners at Oxford University Press are pleased to make a special offer to current AMTA members only: a 25% discount across their wide range of book titles on the OUP website. You can browse a list of great titles hand-picked for music therapists or find your own. Simply use the link in the AMTA Member Toolkit first when ordering.
Dec 02, 2015 06:40 PM
The AMTA online store has a new selection of products for all your music therapy needs. Go to Bookstore>Visit the Bookstore. Shop for: "Merchandise" to see all that is exciting and new. Make sure to place your order no later than December 15th for December shipping.
Nov 20, 2015 06:34 PM
The American Music Therapy Association invites applicants for four new Associate Editor positions. Two Associate Editors will be appointed to the Journal of Music Therapy (JMT) and two to Music Therapy Perspectives (MTP).
Nov 19, 2015 05:23 PM
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