Cost: $125 - includes 3 CMTE credits. Current members may purchase at discount price of $75 - includes 3 CMTE credits.
The purpose of this AMTA E-course, Medical Music Therapy: Building a Program, is to provide an overview of the steps involved in proposing, building, and eventually expanding a medical music therapy program. E-course participants will learn how to propose a program and review important points to consider during the process, including (a) supportive data, (b) tips for developing a strategic plan, (c) key points for administrators and decision-makers, (d) elements of an effective proposal, (e) persuasive advocacy and education strategies, and (f) detailed considerations for setting up, evaluating, and expanding the music therapy program. Information presented in this AMTA E-course in conjunction with the research literature and available resources provides a solid platform necessary to develop or expand a music therapy program in a medical setting. Publication date: September 2016.
- Learner Objective #1: Identify relevant resources and strategies to support the development of a medical music therapy program. (CBMT Board Certification Domain II.A.4.g; IV.A.2).
- Learner Objective #2: Describe the basic components of a plan proposal and identify the aspects applicable to proposing a medical music therapy program at your desired facility. (CBMT Board Certification Domain IV.B.5-8; IV.B.16-17; IV.B.20).
- Learner Objective #3: Identify potential questions and possible pitfalls that may occur during the development of a medical music therapy program. (CBMT Board Certification Domain IV.A.2; IV.B. 9-10; IV.B.12).
Once you purchase this item, you must download the e-course workbook with instructions and links for listening to or watching the course. Go to the AMTA website and log in on the left side using the QuickLink, “My Account>Login.” After logging into your AMTA online account with your primary email and password, go to the top tab “My Transactions,” and the “My Downloadable Products” link, then click on the item to open it. Save to your local computer. This purchase will remain available in your account for one year from the purchase date.
Note: The cost of each e-course purchase entitles one individual to participate in and complete the e-course for CMTE credit. If a course is being purchased for multiple individuals, it must be purchased separately for each participant. Please email the national office if you are purchasing a course for someone other than yourself so credit can be applied to that person's record.