The purpose of the Southwestern Region is to advance music therapy and increase access to quality music therapy services. The goals of the Region are as follows:
Provide music therapists with professional development opportunities.
Support AMTA through committee representation and participation in the Assembly of Delegates.
Further awareness and acceptance of music therapy as an allied health profession through job development, public relations, and legislative action.
Promote community among members of the Region.
What is Music Therapy?
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
Become a Member of AMTA & SWAMTA If you are a resident of New Mexico, Oklahoma or Texas, all that is needed is registration and membership to the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA). Your membership to AMTA includes membership to your region. Join AMTA now