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#SWAMTA16 Recap – Post Conference Recovery

Tweet I had a great time at the Southwestern Region of the American Music Therapy Association conference last week and am now recovering from the travel and getting back into my routines. Usually, I look back and think about what would have made post-conference recovery easier and attempt to incorporate it into the next conference. […]

Episode 222: #AMTA15 Conference Recap

Tweet Conference recovery is a long process–at least for me. So I recorded this show on Friday and am just now getting the accompanying blog post up. In this episode, I talked about the sessions I attended and what I learned from #AMTA15.

How to Recover from #AMTA15

Tweet I had a blast at the American Music Therapy Association conference in Kansas City this year! But my plane got in this afternoon, I went to visit family after I landed, I came home this evening and got my kid bathed and put in bed, and now I have to face a long work […]

Post Conference Recovery: A Step-By-Step Guide

Tweet Conference was fun, but exhausting! I need to get back to my regular routine, but there are some things I need to do to wrap up conference so that I can get back into the swing of things at home.

Scope of Practice #MTAdvocacy

Tweet Music therapists are held to high standards when they practice. These standards have been defined by the Certification Board for Music Therapy (Scope of Practice/Exam Content areas, Code of Professional Practice) and the American Music Therapy Association (Standards of Practice, Professional Competencies, Code of Ethics).

What is Wellness?

Tweet   Wellness is a buzz word that is being used a lot in health care these days. Wellness is the active pursuit of health. Many organizations are turning towards the wellness model, which is designed to prevent illness and promote health, instead of the medical model, which is to treat illness when it occurs.