For Music Therapists
We only employee board-certified music therapists who have completed their music therapy degree from an accredited university, completed a six-month music therapy internship, and have passed the Certification Boards for Music Therapists (CBMT). For more information on the CBMT and our national organization, please visit the CBMT and AMTA websites respectively.
For Neurologic Music Therapy
Neurologic Music Therapy training is issued by the Robert F. Unkefer Academy for Neurologic Music Therapy. Completion of the NMT training allows the board-certified music therapist to practice and use the designation of Neurologic Music Therapist (NMT) for three years. The NMT Academy training is endorsed by the World Federation of Neurorehabilitation (WFNR), the European Federation of Neurorehabilitation Societies (EFNS), and by the International Society for Clinical Neuromusicology (CNM). For more information, please visit the NMT Academy.
Further Information on Qualifications
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