Protected: Proposed By Law Changes

The board has proposed a number of changes to MTAM’s By-Laws. A new appointed position for Clinical Training Representative has been suggested along with many other revisions. The Board recommends these changes to more clearly describe the work of the organization and positions held by Board members. Be sure to look these proposals over and be prepared to vote on the changes at the business...

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Protected: 2016 Conference Handouts

These handouts accompany Dr. Deirdre Michael’s vocal health presentation at the 2016 MTAM Conference Hygiene for Singers with URI handout Voice Presentation Handout

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Music Therapy Week

It is officially Music Therapy Week (March 13th-19th) in MN!! Music Therapy Week Proclamation Remember that the purpose of music therapy week is to raise awareness of and celebrate the profession of music therapy and the impact it has on those who receive music therapy services. Please keep us posted on any community outreach, community education, music therapist education and expressions of...

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Music Therapy Week: March 13-19 2016

Minnesota Music Therapy Week will be March 13-19th! The purpose of music therapy week is to raise awareness of and celebrate the profession of music therapy, and the impact it has on those that receive music therapy services. During this week we would like to have additional community outreach, community education, music therapist education, and expressions of gratitude for those that make...

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New Action Opportunities and Update on Music Therapy Licensure

An update from Melissa Hirokawa, M.M., MT-BC: A sincere THANK YOU to those of you who have responded to our calls to action about music therapy licensure so far this year! The active involvement of the music therapy community will significantly help our cause! We feel that the Subcommittee on Licensing Hearing went well, even though there was opposition by Lee McGrath of the Institute for...

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State Licensure Opportunities

This year a “Subcommittee on Licensing”, chaired by Rep. Nick Zerwas was created. The first 2016 hearing scheduled with this subcommittee will be at the capital this Monday, February the 8th at 10 am! There are several ways that you can help. If you are limited on time, please skip down to action opportunity 2. Action Opportunity 1: In preparation for this we are in need of letters...

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