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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.
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.
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.
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.”
Mar 18, 2022 01:43 PM
March 2022 marks the end of the second year for the COVID-19 pandemic and the COVID-19 Task Force invites you to mark the anniversary through song. Each day, AMTA will post invite song submissions which playlist for exploration. Joining us as we commemorate the COVID-19 pandemic two year anniversary.​
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Mar 14, 2022 07:04 PM
Alan shares his musical journey and events which led to his becoming a music therapist and shares stories about his career as a musician, a clinician, and an educator as well as his active life as a retiree teaching online, spending time with families of their three sons, and teaching, composing, and playing acoustic fingerstyle guitar and traditional acoustic blues.
Mar 04, 2022 08:52 PM
As AMTA works towards transformation, we need leaders to serve to implement change. If you are willing to serve on a work group, be considered for future board or committee service, or even assist in a single micro-volunteer capacity, AMTA encourages you to respond to this call.
Feb 16, 2022 03:34 PM
Read on for updates from the AMTA COVID-19 Task Force which includes information on symptoms across variants and with Omicron variant, masking, vocal health, and practice suggestions/reminders. Special thanks to music therapist, Kaylee Tilton for tips on vocal health while masking.
Jan 28, 2022 10:58 PM
As we start a new year and new leadership cycle, we are grateful to all of you who have reached out to express your thoughts and concerns and pushed for much needed change in our association culture, policies, and practices over the previous months and years.
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