Active Task Force? Yes
Year Started: 2011
Task Force Status: Reviewing state regulations, gathering information on recognition of related professions, finalizing a music therapy fact sheet and contacting legislators to explore options. A concurrent resolution (SCR 109) was filed in 2015 recognizing the music therapy profession. It passed in both chambers.
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Task Force Contact Email: email@example.com
Task Force Members: Mary Brieschke, Samantha Foote, Matthew Jordan, Kerry Leavell, Stephanie Leavell, Biana Merkley
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State Legislative Activity:Below you will find information and links to bills in the state that include the keyword “music therapy.” Some bills may have a direct impact on the profession (e.g. music therapy licensure legislation) while others may not (e.g. music therapy is included in a pre-existing list of healthcare providers). Information is provided by StateTrack, a subscription service that allows CBMT to follow state and federal legislative and regulatory developments. This resource is provided for informational purposes to help you stay informed on legislative and policy issues impacting music therapy practice. Please contact your task force chair with questions and before taking any action.