Make A Difference: A New Year with the WFMT

As the New Year is just beginning, I encourage you to consider getting involved in the WFMT and MAKE A DIFFERENCE. Mark connecting with music therapists around the world a great initiative for your 2016 year! Here are some ideas:(1) Become a Patron Member of the WFMT, or advertise your organization or product to our large following.The WFMT is looking for patron memberships and sponsors/advertisers to help us deliver a number of free resources to the global community, such as the WFMT peer reviewed journal, Music Therapy Today. For information on how to become a patron member click here. Become an individual member of the WFMT. To learn more, visit the membership page here.For information on advertising opportunities click here.(3) Contribute a paper to the WFMT peer reviewed journal, Music Therapy Today. Visit this page for submission guidelines and this page to submit your article.(4) Add your event to our Global Calendar. If you would like to submit an event for consideration for posting on the Global Music Therapy Events Calendar, please send the information to Jen Spivey, Secretary/Treasurer at To view the current calendar click here.(5) Start planning for the next World Congress of Music Therapy in Tsukuba, Japan, July 2017. Why not submit a paper or poster presentation? The call for papers opens this month. Visit to learn more!(6) Become a volunteer of the WFMT. The WFMT is currently looking for persons to assist with: translation into various languages, producing and editing video content, and/or preparing materials for copy editing of the journal.Wishing you a wonderful New Year!Warm Regards from Canada,Amy Clements-Cortes, PhD, RP, MT-BC, MTAFellow of the Association for Music and ImageryPresident, WFMTSave