The Canadian Association for Music Therapy (CAMT) has strict guidelines and standards for professional competence. CAMT utilises the title of Music Therapist Accredited, MTA, to designate music therapists who have successfully completed the accreditation process. MTA is a registered Certification Mark with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office, an agency of Industry Canada. CAMT has the exclusive right to certify a music therapist with the MTA certification mark when he/she successfully completes the accreditation process. Individuals with MTA status have undergone a thorough review of specific eligibility requirements that includes:
To find an MTA near you, contact your Provincial music therapy association.