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American Music Therapy Association

Contact Information

8455 Colesville Road
Suite 1000
Silver Spring, MD 20910

301-589-3300 (Voice),
301-589-5175 (FAX),

Internet Resources


Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions to accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program. The American Music Therapy Association works to advance public awareness of the benefits of music therapy and to increase access to quality music therapy services in a rapidly changing world.


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Date Entered: 5/1/1998
Date Edited: 2/20/2013
Date Revised: 11/7/2007 12:39:03 PM
Health Referral Number: HR0506
Accession Number: DP91A0148

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