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Tue 7th July to Sat 11th July
The Polyrhythms of Music Therapy: World Congress of Music Therapy

The theme for the congress is The Polyrhythms of Music Therapy.


Through this theme, the intention of the congress is to

Honour diversity
Promote decolonisation
Value debate and difference
Recognise and strengthen resources and resilience
Hear silenced voices, and invite new voices
Grow music therapy with consideration for context, and
Champion relevant social issues


We invite music therapists as well as arts therapists, allied health professionals, educators and community arts practitioners to submit proposals that consider the theme in the following formats:

Paper presentations (20 minutes, with an additional 10 minutes for questions)
Poster presentations
Workshops (Please indicate on your abstract what type of workshop you would like to
facilitate: short workshop - 90 minutes; OR discussion forum - 3 hours)
Roundtables (60 minutes)

Visit this page for further information;
https://www.up.ac.za/music-therapy-2020/article/2722335/call-for-papers

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