Certification Board for Music Therapists
American Music Therapy Association
Board Certified Music Therapist
Music therapy services are provided by Board Certified Music Therapists. The credential, Music Therapist – Board Certified (MT-BC), is granted by the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT) to identify music therapists who have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to practice at the current level of the profession.
Board Certified Music Therapists must:
Complete at least an undergraduate degree or its equivalence in music therapy from an approved program
Complete an internship of at least 1040 hours
Pass the Board Certification exam
Comply with continuing education requirements.