Counseling Skills for Music Therapists Institute

Instructors: Dr. Russell Hilliard, PhD, LCSW, LCAT, MT-BC and Dr. Dena Register, PhD, MT-BC 

The Counseling Skills for Music Therapists course provides music therapists with basic and advanced verbal counseling theories and techniques and affords participants opportunities to practice skills in a clinical setting. Participants earn 30 CMTEs. There are no prerequisites for this institute. 

Registration Fee: $375 (Students will receive 10% off their registration)

Participants in this course will: ~Learn the fundamental theories guiding verbal counseling techniques ~Identify ways to utilize music therapy techniques to prompt, support, and validate verbal counseling processes ~Learn advanced counseling skills to support more complex client needs ~Practice counseling skills under supervision in role-play scenarios

Schedule for Counseling Skills Institute: 

Day 1: 9:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. *includes four, 10-minute breaks and a working lunch
Day 2: 8:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. *includes four, 10-minute breaks and a working lunch
Day 3: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. *includes four, 10-minute breaks and a working lunch


For more information and to register: 

website: www.hospicemusictherapy.org 

email: info@hospicemusictherapy.org 

phone: 410-861-0590

flyer: 2015 KU Counseling Skills Flyer.pdf