World Music Therapy Day meme competitionPosted on: Wednesday, 24 January 2018
#WorldMusicTherapyDay meme contest.
Create a meme for WMT’s competition now to promote World Music Therapy Day (on 1st March 2018) and be in for a chance to win a Yamaha EZ 220 Keyboard generously donated by YAMAHA.
17 Aug Half Day Workshop with Diane Austin Theoretical and Vocal Implications of Vocal PsychotherapyPosted on: Thursday, 20 July 2017
Symposium 2017: Finding Your VoicePosted on: Monday, 12 June 2017
Symposium 2017: Finding Your Voice
MThNZ is excited to be bringing you the 2017 Symposium, ”Finding Your Voice”.
This event is being held at Victoria University in Wellington, over the weekend of the 12th and 13th August. See here for the Programme details and here for Presenter Bios and Presentation Abstracts.
Keynote speaker: Dr Diane Austin, Director of the Music Psychotherapy Center in NYC
Major address: Waireti Roesenburg, Wholistic & psychological practitioner
Diane Austin will also be facilitating a two hour experiential workshop, with opportunities to observe and/or participate.
There will be papers on a number of different areas of work, including practice and research. These will cover the fields of neurology, rehabilitation, communication, and
working with children.
The symposium will also host a book launch, the 2017 MThNZ AGM, and a musical performance!
This will be a great opportunity to meet and network with other Music Therapists and colleagues, and to increase your knowledge and understanding of various aspects of music therapy both within New Zealand and internationally.
Registration is through Eventbrite.
2016 Hui and Supervision WorkshopPosted on: Monday, 20 June 2016
2016 AGM and Council electionsPosted on: Monday, 20 June 2016
The MThNZ Council is charged with providing direction for the organisation and setting strategic priorities for the organisation, and a new Council will be elected in August 2016.
All current Music Therapy New Zealand members can nominate, stand, and vote for Council members. Please note nomination forms must be received by 20 July, after which ballot papers for voting will be distributed. The results will be announced at the AGM.
A nomination form is available here.