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College courses and higher education pathways Research in Music Therapy
Musical Skill Development Clinical Work
Innovation and Development

We are pleased to announce that the umbrella groupings shown above will be available as part of the SER-AMTA Regional Conference. Umbrella groupings are short, content-related events organized by a unifying theme. Umbrella groupings must relate to the 2015 Board Certification Domains, and must be a minimum of 3 contact hours in length. (A contact hour is 50 minutes.)

Click on a group above to see the sessions that comprise that group.
For more on umbrella groupings, please see the CBMT Recertification Manual (5th ed.) on page 17. Information on calculating credits can be found on page 13.

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. Clinical Work

These sessions share intervention ideas for a variety of clinical settings, especially evidence-based techniques for specific symptoms or diagnoses.

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. College courses and higher education pathways

These sessions relate to processes and opportunities in the education and training of music therapists and to challenges in the university and internship setting.

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. Innovation and Development

These sessions explore cutting-edge ideas and the innovative processes as they relate to music therapy practice.

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. Musical Skill Development

These sessions focus on the music therapist as musician, including development of musical skills and applications of various musical instruments, idioms, and techniques to treatment situations.

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. Research in Music Therapy

These sessions discuss clinical applications of the latest research across a variety of clinical populations.

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