Music 4 Life® Certified Practitioner

This 9-month intensive supervised training provides Music 4 Life® Practitioner certification exclusively to participants who are already board-certified music therapists.

Completion of the Practitioner Training offers the opportunity to receive clients in the Music 4 Life Telemedicine program, requiring acquisition of the Nevada state music therapy license or similar state license where required (i.e. in Nevada $200, then $150 every 3 years requiring 100 CEUs), as well as compliance with Music 4 Life® Practitioner certification.

  • Study Music Medicine methods based upon different theoretical orientations to evolve personal music listening habits and treatment applications.
  • Build music medicine library from all genres (300 songs)
  • Experience emotional fluidity for self-care
  • Deepen empathy and support for clients
  • Broaden your knowledge of music elements’ influence on mood, physiology and behavior.
  • Develop and implement session plans applying prescriptive Mood Sequence Formulas
  • Learn to develop customized home programs for clients
  • Best practices for legal compliance
  • Learn to grow your practice with effective marketing strategies
  • Contribute to ongoing longitudinal research


This program is available exclusively to Board Certified Music Therapists.

97 hours of training, 116 CMTEs

The next training begins January 2022. Deadline to apply is 12/1/21. Email resume to apply:  judith at music4life dot us .

Certified Practitioner Benefits

  • M4L Practitioner Kit – Assessments, forms, agreements, research reprints, MEE CD, recorded virtual meetings, MEE in the Key of Peace, Stress Brake CD, Journey with MEE Powerpoint, The Sound of Healing training book,  MAPP MEE Self-Assessment clinical manual with inventories, Music 4 Life® Active & Passive Music Therapy Activities with MEE Study book, Online Health Risk Assessment Code key, Audio editing software
  • License to use Music 4 Life® brand in marketing
  • Certified Music4Life Practitioner Badge
  • Referral opportunities from M4L Clinical Specialists
  • Earn income with M4L Telemedicine referrals
  • Affiliate revenue opportunities
  • M4L Certified Practitioner listing on the M4L Website

(CEU’s & CMTE’s available)