Archive for November, 2012

Formation of the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA)

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

First experimental study on music therapy with Parkinson’s patients

Monday, November 26th, 2012

The Education for All Handicapped Children Act, Public Law 94-142 provides free, appropriate public education for all children with disabilities

Monday, November 26th, 2012

National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) revised its handbook to require that all music students understand how technology serves music

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Music therapy students now required to pass an exam provided by the Certification Board for Music Therapy (CMBT)

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Development of Nordoff-Robbins music therapy

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Formation of the National Association of Music Therapy (NAMT)

Monday, November 26th, 2012

E. Thayer Gaston creates a music therapy degree at the University of Kansas

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Army Bands become a part of the Army Service Forces (ASF)

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Surgeon General Norman T. Kirk advises that music therapy become an official part of the Army Reconditioning Program

Monday, November 26th, 2012