Tuition Fees for IHTP-USA

Tuition fees for the
International Harp Therapy Program



The tuitions are now stated in the Affiliate Program’s websites which you will find below.




Included is a comprehensive array of  subject areas:

◦    Psychology/Counseling/Empathic Listening Skills/NLP

◦    Living Anatomy

◦    Hospital Etiquette/Infection Control/Clinical Attire, Security and Codes/Self Care

◦    Introduction to Death and Dying and Palliative Care

◦    Music Therapy practices for mental health services and rehabilitation,
Terminology, Principles, Concepts and Applications of Therapeutic Music

◦    Scientific Developments in Sound Research

◦    Information on the Complimentary Modalities used in Healthcare Facilities

◦    Development of Presentation and Business skills as a Therapeutic Musician

◦    Acoustics/Cymatics and Introduction to the Theories of Resonance

◦    Music Development – including repertoire, improvisation, composition, balancing energies with sound, and music to be used in your  internship

◦    In-depth Resonance Studies

◦    Inclusive Attention

◦    Subtle Energy Work

◦    Hospice and Palliative Care further training

◦    Music Development on developing Individualized Resonance-based music for clients and patients and additional repertoire used in therapeutic settings

◦    Independent study with Supervisor

Students have access to:

◦    Keynote speakers

◦    Independent study with supervisor

◦    Evaluations and mentorship on DVD study  and coursework (10 hours)

◦    Internship Experience

◦    Downloads to music, research and support materials



1.  ** For our Module 1 and Module 2 Programs, students are required submit an application and payment to their Affiliate Program.Please connect with the Affiliate Director regarding forms of payment

IHTP-USA office
IHTP-Italy office
IHTP-Asia/Hong Kong office
IHTP-Australia office
IHTP-NL office (English)
IHTP-NL office (Dutch)



*The Modules may also be taken as a refresher courses (fee equivalent of $300.+USD each depending on the country’s cost) If Continuing Education credits are desired for the Refresher, then you will be guided to the CEU payment page.


Videos and Books

The required Creative Harping Video Series DVDs may be purchased separately as DVDs or as streaming video. If you purchase DVDS, consider saving shipping costs by purchasing several DVDs or the entire series at once. Subscribe to the streaming video and save on shipping fees!

View the IHTP Reading list for the  elective texts and previous required texts.

Cradle of Sound – Harp Therapy Manual is still required and will be sent as a PDF along with a download of the accompanying CD during this Pandemic time. The printshop is closed but we expect they will be up and running eventually.  A financial incentive will allow you to have both the PDF and hard copy book for the price of the hard copy ultimately.

The Required Healing Harp Illuminations book is available as well as the required Color My World card series with DVD (1 of the 6 in the series).

European International Students may order from  De Troubadour Harpen

International Modules

The tuition rate may vary from country to country depending on the cost of facilities but are in keeping with the IHTP Home Office.

Mentor Fees

Mentor fees will be determined by the affiliate program and paid directly to your mentor in your country’s currency. These mentor fees are included in your tuition however after 15 hours of mentoring, students are required to pay the mentor directly.

Graduates of other therapeutic music programs

Music therapists, certified clinical musicians, music-thanatologists, and graduates of other therapeutic music programs who seek IHTP certification pay a one-time fee of $1450.00.  The fee covers an audit review of Module 1 through our PDF supplements as well as our Module 2 Resonance Studies (in-person attendance required), mentor fee and Independent Study. Find out more in the Student Handbook.

Room & Board for the Experiential Specialty Modules

Note: Tuition does not include room and board, books,  travel expenses, special Internship offerings or the International Harp Therapy Professional Development Gatherings.



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