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:
  1. Complete at least an undergraduate degree or its equivalence in music therapy from an approved program
  2. Complete an internship of at least 1040 hours
  3. Pass the Board Certification exam
  4. Comply with continuing education requirements.
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