GLR 2016 Call for Papers!


2016 Great Lakes Regional

Music Therapy Conference

JW Marriott

10 South West Street

Indianapolis, IN 46204

April 13-17, 2016


Call for Papers/Presentations

*Submissions are due by September 25, 2016


Please provide the following:

  1. On a cover sheet:
  2. Name of presenter(s)
  3. Contact person’s address, phone number with area code, and e-mail address.
  4. Preferred length of presentation (please specify 60, 120 minutes or 5 hour CMTE).
  5. Title of Presentation (12 words maximum).
  6. Format of Presentation (lecture, demonstration, experiential).
  7. Target audience (students, entry level professionals, experienced professionals,

educators/clinical trainers) and any participant prerequisites (if applicable).

  1. Specific audiovisual needs.
  2. Specific requests for instruments.
  3. Suggested presider.
  1. Attach a resume or curriculum vitae for each presenter. Please include a list of 2-3 past presentations, if any.
  1. On a separate sheet for blind review:
  2. Presentation data
  3. Title of presentation
  4. Learner objectives
  5. Indicate which of the following will be incorporated into the proposed presentation:

participant discussion, music examples, active music-making, activities for

clinical application, foundational/theoretical information, specific MT

techniques, advanced MT techniques, active participant experience

  1. Abstract of 50 words or less (may be edited to meet needs of conference program)
  2. Detailed description of the presentation, 250 words or less.
  3. Keywords related to proposed presentation

Note: Handouts for accepted proposals will be requested at a later time

Submit all proposals electronically in MSWord format, and direct any questions to: