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Connection in the time of Corona

With the global pandemic forcing everyone into their homes and into an experience of shared solitude, we have all been compelled to find new ways of continuing with ‘normal’ life. During this time, music therapy students have had to learn to adapt to new restrictions to continue to advance their profession and their personal development, [...]

By |May 16th, 2020|Categories: News, Window to the World|0 Comments

PRESIDENT PRESENTS MAY 2020 

Greetings to you as I write this ‘President Presents’!  2020 16th WCMT – online event We are just two months away from the 2020 World Congress of Music Therapy.  Please, visit the congress website to register for the online congress: https://www.upc.ac.za/music-therapy-2020/conference/registration   The rates are very low and affordable to make the 16th World Congress of [...]

By |May 15th, 2020|Categories: President Presents|0 Comments

PRESIDENT PRESENTS – March 2020

PRESIDENT PRESENTS  Greetings to you as I write this ‘President Presents’!   This month I am pleased to report on #WorldMusicTherapyDay, 1st March 2020 and remind you of the 31st March deadline to nominate colleagues to Council positions for the 2020 – 2023 term and to make nominations to the WFMT Association of Student Delegates [...]

By |March 14th, 2020|Categories: News, President Presents|Comments Off on PRESIDENT PRESENTS – March 2020

Obituary – Dr David Aldridge

David Aldridge a Wanderer Between Worlds On March 6, 2020, our dear 72-year-old colleague Dr. David Aldridge passed away following a short illness. David Aldridge greatly influenced and impacted the devolvement of music therapy worldwide through his scientific contributions, and the knowledge he imparted to his many graduate students and doctoral [...]

By |March 10th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Obituary – Dr David Aldridge

Deadline Extension – ASD nomination

The deadline for nominations for the WFMT Assembly of Student Delegates has been extended to March 31st, 2020. Experience of working as a student delegate will lead you to have a deeper knowledge of music therapy, learn the basic idea of working in an organization, expand your views, and most importantly, network with international music [...]

By |March 10th, 2020|Categories: Assembly of Student Delegates|Comments Off on Deadline Extension – ASD nomination

WFMT Photo Contest for #WorldMusicTherapyDay Announcement 27.2.2020

Here are the 3 most popular photos, voted for by WFMT Facebook group members. Congratulations to our finalists! Prof. Dr. Şükrü Torun in Eskişehir, Turkey     Andrea Prenka in Pula, Croatia           Andrea Prenka in Pula, Croatia [...]

By |February 27th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on WFMT Photo Contest for #WorldMusicTherapyDay Announcement 27.2.2020

February Update from Australia and New Zealand

I am pleased to share the following update from the Australia/New Zealand region. The Australasian area has hosted several significant events over recent months. Specifically: The very successful AMTA National Conference was held on 29 Nov - 1 Dec 2019, in Melbourne VIC. In addition to two full days of conference presentations, events included a [...]

By |February 21st, 2020|Categories: Regional Liasons' Blog|Comments Off on February Update from Australia and New Zealand

Learn about WFMT by working for this international organization!

As the current term is drawing to a close, the WFMT Assembly of Student Delegates is getting ready for passing its baton to a new international group of music therapy students. Are you interested in working as a student delegate? Please read the WFMT ASD Handbook below and fill out the nomination form (See page [...]

By |February 9th, 2020|Categories: Assembly of Student Delegates|Comments Off on Learn about WFMT by working for this international organization!

Call for Applications for Editor and Associate Editor of Music Therapy Today

Call for Applications for Editor and Associate Editor of Music Therapy Today Applications due March 1, 2020 Please see attachment for more details 

By |January 27th, 2020|Categories: Jobs and Volunteering, News|Comments Off on Call for Applications for Editor and Associate Editor of Music Therapy Today

Updates from the Western Pacific Region

Greetings from the Western Pacific! A belated Happy New Year to all and a timely Happy Chinese New Year to those who celebrate it! The past year has been a trying year for many in this region, particularly those in Hong Kong, China, and Taiwan. Strenuous events such as the 8 month and counting protests [...]

By |January 25th, 2020|Categories: News, Regional Liasons' Blog|Comments Off on Updates from the Western Pacific Region