Relationship Completion at End-of-Life

The Role of Music Therapy

Are you currently working in

Palliative or Aged Care?

Would you like more information

on current techniques, research

and practical applications of music therapy

with your aged care

and palliative care clients?

Looking to deepen your understanding

of the needs of clients at end-of-life?

Then you've come to the right place!

Join the wonderful Dr. Amy Clements-Cortes as she discusses current practice, theory and research in Palliative Care Music Therapy.

Hear Amy speak about the Dileo & Dneaster model of Music Therapy in Palliative Care

Your Instructor

Dr Amy Clements-Cortes
Dr Amy Clements-Cortes

Amy Clements-Cortes PhD, RP, MTA, MT-BC, FAMI

Amy has extensive clinical experience working with clients at across the life span, with a specialty in older adults, dementia and palliative care. She has authored multiple peer reviewed publications, including her new 2016 book: 'Voices of the Dying and Bereaved', and she has given over 100 conference and/or invited academic presentations.

Amy is Past-President of the World Federation of Music Therapy (WFMT), and Managing Editor of the Music and Medicine journal. She is a past President of the Canadian Association for Music Therapists, and serves on the editorial review boards for 9 International journals.

Assistant Professor, Music and Health Research Collaboratory, University of Toronto;

Instructor and Supervisor, Wilfrid Laurier University;

Academic Coordinator & Instructor, Interdisciplinary Studies, Ryerson Chang School;

Music Therapist and Registered Psychotherapist.

Get started now!

Earn 1 CMTE/CPD credit for the tutorial then up to 3 additional credits if you complete the Bonus Content Activities.


Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
Do I receive a certificate when I complete the tutorial?
Yes, you certainly do! You will automatically receive a certificate once you complete the tutorial. To receive verification for completing the bonus content activities see your TUTORIAL SUMMRY & SUBMISSION INFO for specific information on claiming your CMTE/CPD credits.

For music therapists from the US & Canada this tutorial covers the following CBMT Board Certified Domains:

I. Referral, Assessment and Treatment Planning. B. Assessment. Item - 3(a, b, c, d, e, f, h), 4 (a, d, e, h, i, j), 11. D. Treatment Planning. Item - 1, 2 (a, b), 8, 10.

II. Treatment, Implementation & Termination. A. Implementation. Item - 1 (a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h), 2 (b, e, f, g, h, i, j, k, n, o, r, w, y, aa, ab, ac, af, ag, ah, aj, ak, ao, ap, aq, av, ax, ba, bb, bc, bd), 3 (d, f), 4 (e, g, i), 5 (a, b, e, f, g, h, i.1, j, n, o, t, aa, ac). C Termination & Closure. Item - 3, 4, 5 & 6.

III. Ongoing Documentation and Evaluation of Treatments. A. Documentation - Item 1 & 2.. B. Evaluation - Item 6, 8 & 9.

IV. Professional Development and Responsibilities. A. Professional Development - Item 2 & 3. B. Professional Responsibilities - Item 4 & 14.

Submit your attendance certificate and the completed bonus content activities to CBMT as non-approved self-study.