Nordic Music Therapy Conference

16 June 2021 to 19 June 2021

Call for Abstracts – Nordic Music Therapy Conference

The Organizing Committee and Scientific Committee for the 10th Nordic Music Therapy Conference is

happy to announce the call for abstracts for next year’s conference.

NMTC 2021, “Music Therapy – Adapting Approaches for Health”, will be held in Helsinki, Finland from

June 16-19, 2021 at the Helsinki Conservatory of Music. The conference is organized in collaboration

with the University of Jyväskylä, the Finnish Society for Music Therapy, and HUS Helsinki University

Hospital, Child Psychiatry, University of Helsinki.

The conference aims to highlight the adaptive and unique qualities, possibilities, and benefits of music

therapy in our modern reality, while exploring the diverse roles of music therapy on the spectrum of

health from preventative to rehabilitative health.

Conference committees are asking for abstract submissions for presentations in the form of paper

presentations, poster presentations, workshops, and symposium sessions. The deadline for abstract

submission is October 31, 2020. More information can be found at the links, below.

Conference website:

Call for Abstracts:


If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the organizing committee at


Dr. Esa Ala-Ruona Mikaela Leandertz

Chair, NMTC 2021 Scientific Committee Chair, NMTC 2021 Organizing Committee