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Sep 25, 2015 06:27 PM
Go to the conference page and scroll down to " Preliminary Program Addendum." Look inside for detailed information about CMTE and special intensive training courses, the concurrent session schedule, meetings, and more!
Sep 12, 2015 12:17 PM
**Please note that the deadline to submit comments has been extended - October 14, 2015** The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently published the proposed rule: “Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities” (CMS-3260-P). The rule proposes revisions to the standards of care that nursing facilities must meet in order to receive federal funding. Call to Action! - We ask that you please join us in submitting comments to CMS. Details available here:
Sep 09, 2015 01:28 PM
To give members the opportunity to interact with the candidates for the office of President Elect and Vice President Elect, the Nominating Committee is pilot testing a project whereby a question and candidates’ responses are posted on the website. About every two weeks the Nominating Committee will post a question (selected from the pool of questions members submit) and responses.
Sep 02, 2015 05:45 PM
The NEA Interagency Task Force on the Arts and Human Development, an alliance of 19 federal government departments, agencies, etc., is hosting a webinar focusing on music therapy. "Music Therapy, Music Listening, and the Cancer Experience" will be held on Wednesday, September 16th from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM ET. Don't miss this outstanding opportunity to learn about music therapy being used to aid people with cancer and to educate your colleagues and administrators about the latest trends.
Aug 20, 2015 04:06 PM
Help us draw an accurate picture of the music therapy profession.
Aug 07, 2015 06:15 PM
AMTA Member Recognition Awards are a great way to acknowledge outstanding members. Nominations are requested to recognize deserving members for their professional work, AMTA service, research and publications, etc. The due date for nominations is September 4th the Friday BEFORE Labor Day. Please mark your calendar and submit nominations, or remind others to submit their nominations to recognize deserving members.
Aug 07, 2015 03:26 PM
To give AMTA members the opportunity to interact with the candidates for the office of President Elect and Vice President Elect, the Nominating Committee will use the AMTA website to post candidates’ responses to questions submitted by members.
Jul 23, 2015 05:36 PM
The Official Preliminary Program for the AMTA 2015 Annual Conference is now available online. Get the latest conference scoop, including scheduled concurrent sessions, CMTE courses, special intensive training courses, trending topics and meeting schedule. Don't miss your chance to save on attending the biggest music therapy event of the year; register before August 3, for early rates!!
Jul 10, 2015 08:32 PM
The White House Conference on Aging will be held on July 13, 2015. This year marks the 50th anniversary of Medicare, Medicaid, and the Older Americans Act, as well as the 80th anniversary of Social Security. The 2015 White House Conference on Aging is an opportunity to recognize the importance of these key programs as well as to look ahead to the next decade. The entire event will be livestreamed on the White House website:
Jun 18, 2015 12:35 PM
Did you miss previous AMTA member Pop-up Sales? This weekend’s Pop-up Sale features all publications in the AMTA online store at a sensational 50% off the already-discounted member price. A gift for current AMTA members to show how much you’re appreciated.
Jun 17, 2015 03:50 PM
The AMTA Board of Directors’ 2015 Mid-Year meeting will be held June 26-28, 2015
Jun 08, 2015 06:00 PM
Join us in Kansas City, MO for “Music Therapy: A Continuum of Growth” for opportunities to network, get continuing education credits, make some music and enjoy Kansas City. The Opening Session of the Conference begins Thursday, November 12th at 7:30 pm, followed by over 180 concurrent sessions, networking opportunities, exhibits and special events till Sunday, November 15th. Register Early and Save!​
May 28, 2015 02:05 PM
In November 2013, the AMTA Assembly of Delegates passed a revision of the Professional Competencies. This revision includes 3 new competencies as well as streamlined music foundation competencies. Due to the new competencies, the Assembly voted to make them effective on August 1, 2015. This allows academic programs and internship sites to update curriculum and documents. If it would be helpful to see the old & new side-by-side, you can find a comparison document in the AMTA member toolkit.
May 18, 2015 08:38 PM
The Older Americans Act (OAA) is celebrating 50 years of providing services to help millions of seniors every year age with health, independence and dignity in their homes and communities! We must tell Congress that the Older Americans Act is celebrating 50 years of successfully and cost-effectively serving seniors and demand that they fund, reauthorize and protect OAA now! Join us May 18-22 for a Week of Action. Details inside:
May 08, 2015 01:20 PM
The music therapy community mourns the passing of pioneer Dr. Richard Graham.
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