Educational Opportunities

Conferences or workshops may or may not qualify for Continuing Education Credits. Check with your training program for CEU eligibility for workshops and conferences.      

CEU Guidelines for NSBTM Accredited Programs

 Bedside Harp     MHTP         IHTP       Harp for Healing CMCP


The Institute for Healing and Sound maintains a page listing educational opportunities for therapeutic musicians.

Hospice & Palliative Care of Cabarrus County is offering webinars for therapeutic musicians.

For other educational opportunities, keep an eye on these websites: 

International Society of Folk Harpers and Craftsmen:

Harp Column Magazine:


Modes with Karen Ashbrook:

Mystery of Modes 8-week Online Course
Starts the week of Feb 9th
This course  presents each mode along with sample tunes and the basic chord progressions to illustrate the sound and us of each mode, as well as how to switch between modes.  Lots of hands-on playing!  25 page booklet with all the music, plus video and audio files and videos of the classes included. $220.
Open to mixed instruments. Intermediate level and up. Must be comfortable playing from Key of C (no sharps or flats)  to A (3 sharps).


Therapeutic music online continuing education classes: