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Pay It Forward!

Don’t forget to apply for Pay It Forward! Apply today for membership support on the 2021 AMTA membership cycle. Deadline for submissions is December 28th, 2020.   The goal of this program is to welcome as many new professional members to the region as we can. Don’t overthink it, just submit it. The New England Region AMTA Board has committed to using donations and budgeted funds to help you get in the game and be part of…

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Membership Support

Already a member of AMTA within the New England Region? Great! You are automatically a member of the New England Region of the American Music Therapy Association. Joining NER-AMTA has many benefits including opportunities for membership and conference support, networking, and becoming part of the community of music therapists and allies who supports you. NER-AMTA welcomes professional music therapists, allied health professionals, students, professors, and the community. For more information regarding the AMTA membership and…

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Virtual CMTE Series

Dear Members & Colleagues, In light of recent events with COVID-19, NER-AMTA will not be hosting an on-site regional conference this year. To assist in maintaining our community and connections, the NER Board has put together a three-course virtual CMTE series, including three of the presentations that would have presented at our conference. The courses, as well as NER’s annual business meeting, will take place over 6/6-6/7 and 6/13-6/14 via Zoom. For presenter bios and course descriptions please head to: http://www.musictherapynewengland.org/2020-cmte-series/PRICES:AMTA Members: FreeNon-AMTA…

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Community Resources Updated 3/19/20

As a community, the NER-AMTA will continue to share resources to support each other during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please share these resources among one another. If you are in need of assistance, or affected by COVID-19, please reach out to membership@newenglandmusictherapy.org. We hope you are staying well during this time of storm. If you have resources that you would like shared, please reach out to membership@musictherapynewengland.org   Music Therapy Community Mutual Aid Intake (for folks affected by COVID-19) Google…

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Board Certified Music Therapist (MT-BC) Wakefield, Massachusetts serving Eastern Massachusetts

Are you passionate about music therapy and feel confident about your skills? Do you enjoy working with a diverse client population?   As our practice grows and we serve more and more clients, we are seeking novice and seasoned music therapists with diverse skills and experience.   If you are interested in being considered for candidacy, please submit a cover letter and resume, in pdf format, to jobs@romanmusictherapy.com. This role will start part-time and has…

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Manchester Community Music School Manchester, New Hanpshire Music Therapy Program

The Manchester Community Music School offers a wide array of high-quality music programs, including private lessons, music therapy, early childhood, Suzuki, summer programming, and NH Youth Ensembles. We are looking for a Board Certified Music Therapist to join our MT team! Our Music Therapists provide in-house MT services and also work in partnership with public schools, adult day programs, after school programs, assisted living facilities, and hospitals in Manchester and in surrounding communities. This part-time (hourly)…

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2019 Pay-It-Forward Scholarship Application Process is Open!

The application Process for the 2019 Pay-It Forward Scholarship program put forth by the NER-AMTA Membership Support Committee is officially open. We hope to provide membership scholarships for as many music therapists as possible. Check out more information on our Pay-It-Forward Scholarshippay-it-forward-fact-sheet.pdf! Scholarship Applications are due by December 9, 2018. Scholarship Recipients will be notified by December 18, 2018. To apply, Music Therapists should complete the 2019 application form located at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfHqpVFfrx_2H89hKkw3AOAyEGp3TGetiXbyZKKdK8l8kbyLA/viewform?usp=sf_link   Questions about…

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Amazon Smile

WOW!!!   WHAT A DEAL!!!!!   Want your support to NER-AMTA to go 10 times farther?  Join us in taking advantage of this limited 5% for 5 Days with AmazonSmile, from 10/29-11/2.   THAT’S RIGHT- it ends THIS FRIDAY!!!  All eligible purchases made through AmazonSmile benefits all of NER-AMTA!!!!   Thank you in advance for your support!   Dory Stapleton, Chair of the NER Financial Committee   https://smile.amazon.com 

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2018 call for papers

Dear Colleagues, We want to remind you that the call for papers for next year’s annual NER-AMTA conference: 42,000: Embracing Our Impact, at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in North Falmouth, March 28th – 30th, 2019.  Last year we had an amazing turnout of 213 attendees. We compared this information with the results for AMTA’s 2017 workforce survey and surmised that the average NER music therapist sees an estimated 196 clients per year. From this…

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Hands in Harmony Seeks 2 Full Time Music Therapists & 1 Per Diem Music Therapist

Job Title : 2 Full Time Music Therapists & 1 Per Diem Music Therapist Hours: Full-time and per diem Salary : Commensurate with experience and qualifications. Facility : Hands in Harmony City and State : Kingston, RI Qualifications : We are looking for three board-certified music therapists (MT-BC required) NMT (neurologic music therapy training) preferred. Ability and interest in collaborating across disciplines a must. Population : Varies! We service a wide range of clientele throughout RI. We offer extensive services in schools…

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AMTA’s Stakeholder Committee

Dear NER-AMTA music therapists, AMTA is seeking a new Executive Director as Dr. Andrea Farbman is retiring after 30 years of service. As part of the search process we want to hear from you about your hopes for the organization and the Executive Director transition. Working with Raffa, a  national search firm that specializes in founder or long-tenured non profit executive transitions, the AMTA Board has developed a search process outlined on the website. A…

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West Bay Collaborative

West Bay Collaborative is looking for a per diem or part time Music Therapist located in or around the state of Rhode Island. Currently, there are approximately 4 clinical hours available with the option to increase up to 8-10 if interested. This is also a growing caseload so there is potential to grow hours to full time. This is also a flexible caseload and many clients can be moved and adjusted as needed. Qualifications: –…

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