HB277 Music Therapy Licensing

And the award for the most meaningless licensing bill of 2014 goes to . . . HB277, which would create a non-mandatory, unnecessary, and duplicative state “certification” for music therapy.  In this case non-mandatory and unnecessary means that you don’t need the state certification to practice music therapy.  Duplicative means that all the state does is confer the “State Certified” title on a music therapist if the therapist is already certified by a third party, such as the Certification Board for Music Therapists. I believe the intentions behind this bill are…