State Recognition

Hello All — Exciting News . . .

Wanted to let you know the Health Licensing Office has updated their page for the Music Therapy Program. It now includes information and links about the state license application process. My understanding is as of January 1, 2016 we are required to have this license in order to practice music therapy in Oregon. To learn more, follow the link below:

Northwest Autoharp Garhering



Where:          Ananda Center Auditorium at Laurelwood      (25 miles southwest from downtown Portland)

                          38950 SW Laurelwood Rd.

                          Gaston, OR  97119


When:           Muriel’s Concert:            Friday, July 31, 2015, 7:30 pm    


                          Workshops:                       Saturday,   August 1, 2015   

                                                                           3:00 pm – “Learning Tree” (question and answer session)

                                                                           4:00 pm – “Therapeutic Music on the Autoharp” (workshop)

                                                                           5:00 pm – “Softer Side of Strings” (demonstrative session of              

                                                                                                                                   relaxing, calming music)

Cost:               $10.00 for Friday concert only, $100/ for full day of workshops and concert (of other performers) on Saturday.  The whole festival cost is $265.00 (not including lodging).