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.

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.

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 Examination – Form B is Now Available

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.