Archive for Training Opportunities
BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC
MUSIC THERAPY DEPARTMENT – FALL SYMPOSIUM
Music Therapy within
Substance Abuse Recovery
Jim Borling, MM, MT-BC Fellow, Association for Music & Imagery
October 12, 2018 David Friend Recital Hall 7 CMTEs – Free Admission Pre-requisites: None
8:30am Registration/Continental Breakfast
Jim Borling, MM, MT-BC, FAMI
Darla Hanley, Dean Professional Education Division
Joy Allen, Chair, Music Therapy Department
9:15am Advocating for Those Affected by Substance Abuse Disorder
Maureen Cavanaugh, Founder & President, Magnolia New Beginnings
10am Music Therapy and Substance Use Disorder
(SUD): Exploring the Universal Nature of Addiction
Jim Borling, MM, MT-BC, FAMI 12pm Lunch
1:30 Research: Music Therapy and Substance Use Disorders
Brian Jantz, MA, MT-BC
2:00 Levels of Recovery: Biophysical, psycho-emotional, psycho-spiritual
Jim Borling, MM, MT-BC, FAMI 3:00 Break
3:15 Conscious Drumming: Drumming from the Heart Jim Borling, MM, MT-BC, FAMI
5:00 Wrap-up/Course Evaluations Learning Objectives:
is Professor Emeritus of
Music and Former Director of the Music Therapy Program
at Radford University in Radford, Virginia. He holds the
designation of Fellow of the Association for Music and
Imagery; he is a Board Certified Music Therapist and is a
member of the American Music Therapy Association. Over
the years Jim has held contracts with Lewis Gale Hospital
Alcohol and Drug Program, Lewis Gale Clinics-Chronic
Pain Program, Life Center of Galax Treatment Center, The
Center for Behavioral and Rehabilitative Medicine, and
Avenues to Recovery Adult and Adolescent Programs. He
has provided Music Therapy trainings throughout the
United States as well as in Korea, Germany, Canada,
Spain, Japan and Mexico. He is widely published,
contributing both to professional journals and book
chapters on a variety of topics around the clinical
applications of music therapy. His primary clinical focus
currently includes special applications in the field of
addictions and men’s work.
1. Participants will identify 2-3 key components of the addictive process (I.B. 4.11; I.C.2, 1.D.2)
2. Participants will describe the differences between physical, emotional and spiritual recovery within substance abuse disorder treatment (B.3.c, e, h;
3. Participants will describe how music therapy experiences can be integrated into levels of recovery (I.D.4.; I.D.10; IV.A.2)
4. Participants will demonstrate how drumming as a structure for intentional group work within recovery models (II.A.2.g.; o; q; u; v; ah, an, ao, aw,).
Music Therapy within Substance Abuse Recovery is approved by the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT) for 8 Continuing Music Therapy Education credits. Berklee College of Music #P-161 maintains responsibility for program quality and adherence to CBMT policies and criteria. Cancellation Policy: In the event of cancellation due to unforeseen circumstances, Berklee will make every attempt to reschedule, within 14 days of the original date.
MedRhythms, Inc. is partnering with Spaulding Rehabilitation Network to bring The Academy of Neurologic Music Therapy to Boston for the International Training Institute in Neurologic Music Therapy. This is only the second time that it has ever been offered in Boston – it will fill up quickly, so register today!
Dates: November 29th – December 2nd
Address: 1st Avenue, Charlestown, MA 02129
Conference preparations are in full swing! We are so excited to bring to you this Level I GIM training Institute. This 25 CMTE institute, which will take place April 16-19 2018, is sure to fill up quickly, so reserve your space today! If you are interested in registering early, please email email@example.com.
South Shore Conservatory is offering a Drum Circle Facilitator Training workshop on Saturday March 3, 2018.
This link will take you directly to the info/reg form: Drum Circle Facilitator Training
No experience is necessary; open to everyone. Please share with colleagues and friends.
Music therapists can receive 7 CMTEs through CBMT.
Any questions, please contact me directly.
Eve Montague, MSM, MT-BC
Eve D. Montague, MSM, MT-BC
Director, Creative Arts Therapies
South Shore Conservatory
(781) 934-2731, x20
Update: all spots are filled!!
Thank you for your interest!
Dear NER-AMTA members,
As a gift, AMTA would like to provide five complimentary registration for five NER-AMTA members in good standing to attend the AMTA Leadership Academy at this year’s annual AMTA Conference in St. Louis, Missouri. This institute will run on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 12:30-5:30pm.
Now in its third year, the AMTA Leadership Academy gives everyone a chance to develop and deepen their leadership skills and capacity. Through a series of presentations by a diverse panel of leaders within our field, Leadership Academy participants will experience multiple frameworks for thinking about leadership and how to recognize and build critical skills in all areas of leadership! Whether you have attended a previous Academy or not, this year’s Leadership Academy is sure to provide you with new information, insights, and connections to help you grow into the leader you desire to be in your work, your community, and in your life.
Please see session information for further details.
If you wish to be one of the five NER-AMTA members to attend at no charge, please contact NER President, Judy Engel, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Note that tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis; the first five NER-AMTA members to make contact will receive complimentary registration for the AMTA Leadership Academy.
Please note that NER-AMTA is unable to assist with or plan transportation, lodging, parking or meals (these would be on your own).
Announcing a Level 1 Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and Music Training in Litchfield Connecticut on August 4th-7th (http://wisdomhouse.org/index.php). Primary trainer Madelaine Ventre and Assistant Trainer, Michael Viega. Contact email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org June 6th if interested and for more information.
Massachusetts Music Therapy Alliance
Please join us for MMTA’s 2nd mini-conference for an Intensive Music Therapy Workshop with Leticia Prieto Alvarez.
Mass Music Therapy Alliance
What: Intensive Music Therapy Workshop / Clinical Musicianship with Leticia Prieto Alvarez, MT-BC.
When: December 10, 2016 @ 9:30am – 12:30pm
Where: Congregational Church of Weston, 130 Newton St., Weston, MA 02493. http://www.congwestonucc.net/
Moderator: Andrew Krahn, MT-BC
Leticia Prieto Alvarez, MT-BC, will discuss her work and provide training in clinical musicianship in work with older adults in a residential setting, including methods and specific techniques she uses to promote health and well-being.
Leticia is part of the Expressive Therapies team at Hebrew Senior Life and adjunct faculty at Lesley University. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Health Sciences at the International Doctoral School of Juan Carlos I University, studying the effect of music therapy on the mood of residents with advanced dementia and neuropsychiatric symptoms. She received a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in Music Therapy from Lesley University and a Master of Music in Viola Performance from New England Conservatory, where she studied as a Fulbright scholar. She is a neurologic music therapist who believes in an integrative approach. She has lectured at music therapy conferences in the U.S. and Spain and loves to learn from her clients, interns, and students.
Visit our website for more information and to become a member: www.massmusictherapy.org
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Save the Date!
July 4-8, 2017
Tsukuba International Congress Center2-20-3, Takezono, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-0032, Japan
For more information: http://www.wcmt2017.com/en/information/index.html