HOW DID I BECOME AN ACCREDITED MUSIC THERAPIST?

While the therapeutic power of music is well known, many people are unaware that it takes a properly trained or “accredited” music therapist to help harness this power, and use it to maximize its therapeutic benefit(s) on a client.  A common image that comes to mind when music therapy is mentioned is that of an individual bringing a guitar into...

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ADAPTED MUSIC LESSONS VS MUSIC THERAPY SESSIONS

As an accredited music therapist, I am trained to use my musical abilities to help clients achieve goals, develop abilities, and improve their overall quality of life.  There are countless approaches to music therapy, which are all based on different theories of psychology and musicality.  My training allows me to select an approach that is appropriate for each client or...

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