AMTA.Pro - Online Symposium - For Music Therapists, By Music Therapists

Archive for the ‘AMTA.Pro Symposium’ Category

Growing Your Private MT Practice

The speakers in this AMTA-Pro podcast – Growing Your Private Music Therapy Practice – are speaking from first-hand experience when talking about their ups and downs when establishing their own successful and expanding music therapy practices. Our MT-BC colleagues Mary Altom and Rachelle Morgan share a wealth of effective strategies for growing a private music […]

Comments Off on Growing Your Private MT Practice leave a reply more posts from this category

CBMT: Critical Service for Music Therapists

Board Certified Music Therapist Joy Schneck worked in pediatric oncology and as a Clinical Training Director until 1985 when she took the position of Director of Professional Programs for NAMT (now called AMTA). She began working as Executive Director of the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT) in 1993 and has provided leadership in music […]

Comments Off on CBMT: Critical Service for Music Therapists leave a reply more posts from this category

Addressing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

As music therapists, we often find ourselves networking with most staff members and with numerous groups and individuals within our facilities. This unique work culture sometimes results in challenging or inappropriate comments or advances from others. In this AMTA-Pro podcast, music therapist Kory Antonacci discusses different types of sexual harassment and provides specific guidelines and […]

Comments Off on Addressing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace leave a reply more posts from this category

MT in Intergenerational Rock Band

The benefits for all participants are evident when older adult community members and college students gather weekly under the leadership of a music therapist to learn and enjoy music popular across all generations. In this AMTA-Pro podcast, our music therapy colleagues Natalie Wlodarczyk and Matt Valois provide pragmatic guidelines for intergenerational rock band experiences designed to […]

Comments Off on MT in Intergenerational Rock Band leave a reply more posts from this category

Publication Ethics for Authors and Editors

It seems the ethics of publishing an article would be rather straightforward, but this AMTA-Pro podcast reveals the complexity of publication. The podcast features an informative and thought-provoking conversation with Sheri Robb, Helen Shoemark, and Barbara Else talking about some key questions: What constitutes authorship? What is token authorship? Is it plagiarism if…? What is […]

Comments Off on Publication Ethics for Authors and Editors leave a reply more posts from this category

Getting Your Research Published

Submitting a research manuscript to a peer-reviewed journal can be a daunting, mysterious endeavor. The speaker in this AMTA-Pro podcast, Dr. Shannon de l’Etoile, provides a step-by-step explanation of the peer review process to help increase the likelihood of favorable reviews  Prospective authors will learn how to select an appropriate journal for submission and how […]

Comments Off on Getting Your Research Published leave a reply more posts from this category

A Quick Reference Guide to Lyric Analysis

Lyric analysis is used in psychosocial music therapy treatment to assist music therapy clients in identifying personal issues, exploring emotions, and relating to the experiences of others. In this AMTA-Pro podcast, our colleague Karen Miller presents a Quick Reference Guide to Lyric Analysis for music therapy clinicians. The clinical tool, built on a solid foundation […]

Comments Off on A Quick Reference Guide to Lyric Analysis leave a reply more posts from this category

Collaboration in Clinical Practice & Research

Collaboration can be a key element for music therapists whether in the clinic, in research, or in education and training. In this AMTA-Pro podcast, our music therapy colleagues Dr. Laura Brown and Dr. Ellary Draper share their insights and experiences in several different aspects of their professional careers. Laura and Ellary give examples of ways […]

Comments Off on Collaboration in Clinical Practice & Research leave a reply more posts from this category

MT Respite for Families with Dementia

Every life deserves world class care. Our music therapy colleague Dr. Becky Wellman is part of that mission at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Nevada where she has developed innovative services providing music therapy for individuals with dementia while at the same time allowing respite time for their family members. […]

Comments Off on MT Respite for Families with Dementia leave a reply more posts from this category

Tips for Submitting Strong Proposals

Proposals for conference sessions or CMTE sessions at regional or national music therapy conferences go through a blind review process, so everyone starts out on an equal footing. But some proposals are more likely to be chosen than others for specific reasons. In this AMTA-Pro podcast, regional representatives on AMTA’s Continuing Education Committee share numerous […]

Comments Off on Tips for Submitting Strong Proposals leave a reply more posts from this category

Fascinating MT Pioneers

Three professional musicians led prestigious careers for decades in Europe as opera singers, composers and teachers before moving the United Sates under life-threatening circumstances in WWII. One was a neighbor to  Brahms, one worked with Mahler, and another was a singing porter on the London railway for 15 years. After escaping the Gestapo and coming […]

Comments Off on Fascinating MT Pioneers leave a reply more posts from this category

Potential Harm in Music Therapy?

Have you ever heard music therapy described as “non-invasive”, “non-threatening”, or as a treatment with no side effects? In this AMTA-Pro podcast, our music therapy colleagues Brea Murakami and Daniel Goldschmidt discuss the topic of the potential for harm in music therapy, recognizing it has implications for music therapists in clinical, advocacy, educational training, and […]

Comments Off on Potential Harm in Music Therapy? leave a reply more posts from this category

Get our RSS Feed
Use username: music & password: coda

Check it out

AMTA-Pro is filled to the brim with a wealth of podcasts featuring your colleagues sharing reflections, strategies, insider tips, and details about every aspect of music therapy. Don't miss even one of several dozen AMTA-Pro podcasts on a wide variety of topics, including:
+ Music therapy programs, clinical applications, and research in a broad range of areas such as Alzheimer's disease, eating disorders, stroke rehab, inpatient mental health, early childhood behavior issues, medical settings, wellness, NICU, wound care, hospice, and more.
+ Job Solutions, reimbursement, networking, and thriving in any economy.
+ Interviews with music therapy professionals, students, and interns, as well as special guests.
+ Podcasts capturing special AMTA events, conference speakers, and memorial tributes.

Subscribe!

Did you know that you can now subscribe to AMTA-pro in a feed reader or with iTunes?

Click the orange RSS Feed button above, enter the
username: music & password: coda
and then choose the method of subscription you would like.

You can also subscribe by email:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Copyright

© Copyright 2018 by the American Music Therapy

Association, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Content herein is

for personal use only. No part may be reproduced in any

form or by any means, electronic or mechanical,

including photocopying or recording by any information

storage or retrieval system, without express written

permission from the American Music Therapy Association.


Neither the American Music Therapy Association nor its Board of Directors is responsible for the conclusions reached or the opinions expressed in any of the AMTA.Pro symposiums.

Meta