As your partner and advocate in music therapy, CBMT promotes excellence by awarding board certification based on proven, up-to-date knowledge and competence in clinical practice. Our vision is to ensure access to safe, effective music therapy services for all.

We inspire confidence among music therapists to practice at the highest level.

Spotlight Your Credential and Expertise with a Digital Badge

As work environments are changing, the framed credential on your…

CBMT Call for Nominations 2020

CBMT is currently seeking MT-BCs who are interested in serving…

CBMT Update on COVID-19

The CBMT has compiled a listing of resources and provisions being made for helping to assure candidates, certificants, and staff remain healthy during this difficult time.

Just Released! Value of Certification Video

As your partner and advocate in music therapy, CBMT promotes…

CBMT Board Certification Domains 2020 are Now Available

The new CBMT Board Certification Domains define the body of knowledge that represents competent practice in the profession of music therapy and identifies what a credentialed therapist may do in practice.

Help Us Advance State Recognition

We invite you to join in our efforts to advocate for and advance the profession of music therapy, find out what you can do to help achieve all levels of state recognition.

Self-Assessment Examinations

CBMT has released a second Self-Assessment Exam with new questions to assist exam candidates in preparing for the CBMT Exam.

Use of Credential Trademark Policy

The CBMT Board of Directors voted to accept a Use of Credential Trademark Policy, outlining how and when a Board-Certified Music Therapist may use their credentials and designations.