American Music Therapy Association (AMTA)

mission:

AMTA's purpose is the progressive development of the therapeutic use of music in rehabilitation, special education, and community settings. Predecessors, unified in 1998, included the National Association for Music Therapy founded in 1950 and the American Association for Music Therapy founded in 1971. AMTA is committed to the advancement of education, training, professional standards, credentials, and research in support of the music therapy profession.

contact:

8455 Colesville Road, Suite 1000
Silver Spring, MD 20910
info@musictherapy.org
(301) 589-3300
http://www.musictherapy.org

arts categories:

music

population(s) served:

very young children
children
adolescents
adults
older adults
special needs

region(s) served:

national