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Apr 07, 2015 03:19 PM
Friend of music therapy Corey Bergman and his Ukulele Kids Club was recently featured on "NBC Nightly News." The organization has donated over 500 ukuleles to music therapy programs.
Apr 07, 2015 01:37 PM
This member benefit features Dr. Suzanne Hanser and Jeniris González and provides an overview of the role music therapy can play in each stage of the journey from the onset of illness to a new healthy identity. Discussion includes evidence-based music therapy strategies for the management of stress, pain, unpleasant symptoms, response to illness, and treatment side effects, while enhancing the quality of life. Log in with your current member information to listen today.
The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system with over 1,700 sites of care, serving 8.76 million Veterans each year. The VA's Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Services is responsible for the national policies and programs for medical rehabilitation, prosthetic and sensory aids services that promote the health, independence and quality of life for Veterans with disabilities.
Apr 01, 2015 05:25 PM
In recognition of National Autism Awareness Month in the United States, current articles on Autism Spectrum Disorders and Music Therapy from the "Journal of Music Therapy" and "Music Therapy Perspectives" have been assembled into a free virtual issue.
Mar 31, 2015 03:32 PM
Music Therapy Matters, Volume 18, Number 1 is now available for current AMTA members at​
Mar 25, 2015 06:22 PM
Board Certified Music Therapist and AMTA member, Betsy Hartman, of Seattle Children's Hospital discusses music therapy services serving children with cancer as part of a PBS Newshour story.
Mar 25, 2015 01:30 PM
AMTA Tech Stop is a new member benefit from the AMTA Technology Committee: member-exclusive videos featuring "how-to" tutorials for many of the professional tasks, applications, programs, or technology used by music therapists.
Mar 24, 2015 03:53 PM
Music therapist Kathleen Brown brings music to Baylor Scott and White Cancer Center to help patients struggling with their treatments. Brown introduced this music therapy program in October and with the help of a grant from the Livestrong Foundation, has been able to work with 55 patients as of February 2015.
Mar 23, 2015 04:44 PM
Please help us thank Dr. Oliver Sacks for his support of the music therapy profession – Respond by April 6, 2015.
Mar 20, 2015 02:16 PM
Empire's description of music therapy "isn’t just a way to shoehorn music into every aspect of the TV show. Instead, said Al Bumanis, a board-certified music therapist, the show is correct to represent music therapy as a powerful tool for people coping with mental illness."
Mar 18, 2015 06:12 PM
With the intention of raising awareness about music therapy in general and pediatric care specifically, a 30-minute documentary titled Kids Rock Cancer has been made available to Public Television and other non-commercial stations in St. Louis, Mo., and throughout the United States.
Mar 10, 2015 06:12 PM
AMTA Past President Ronna Kaplan discusses ABC's "World News Tonight with David Muir" and their recent show where all music therapists were named as their 'Persons of the Week' as well as the portrayal of a music therapist on an upcoming episode of the television show "Empire."
Mar 06, 2015 03:23 PM
Be sure to watch "World News Tonight with David Muir" on ABC for a story featuring former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her music therapy team. AMTA coordinated this segment with producers who interviewed many music therapists from around the country. Check your local listings and, as always, scheduling is subject to change.
Mar 04, 2015 05:47 PM
Music therapist Dr. Joke Bradt, presented the opening plenary speech for the “Third National Summit: Advancing Research in the Arts for Health and Well-being across the Military Continuum” held on February 27, 2015, featuring her NIH-sponsored research on chronic pain and vocal music therapy.
Feb 23, 2015 02:18 PM
After earning the rank of Captain in the US Navy & serving for 25 years, Becky Jo Watson retired & earned her MT-BC status. She recently sat down in front of the AMTA-Pro microphone to share her experiences & insights in an effort to help her music therapy colleagues understand military culture & better serve active duty military members & veterans. This informative AMTA-Pro podcast compliments the AMTA E-course, Music Therapy and Military Populations, based a 2014 AMTA status report.
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