Music Therapy Professional Practice Experiences in Two Places, New Zealand and Australia

Megan Spragg
MMusTher, BMus, RMT (Australia)
Sounding Board Music Therapy, Melbourne, Australia

 

Keywords
Music therapy professional practice; New Zealand; Australia; career development; self-employment

Editorial Notes
This “Community Voices” collaborative article has been submitted to an open, single peer review process.

Abstract

In this article music therapist Megan Spragg reflects on her training as a music therapist and professional practice in New Zealand and Australia. Megan discusses the development of her private practice into a thriving business, and describes opportunities as well as challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. The article concludes with recommendations for people considering a career as a music therapist.

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