MT-BC (NJ)
Music Therapist and Music Together® Teacher

Education:

  • BA, Music Therapy, Concentration: Voice; Montclair State University

Certifications:

  • MT-BC (Music Therapist-Board Certified)
  • Registered Music Together® Teacher
  • Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Developmental Models of Autism Intervention
  • DIRFloortime Certificate of Proficiency (DIR-Proficient)

Experience:

  • Matheny Medical & Educational Center Peapack, NJ Position: Music Therapist & Case Manager
  • Tempo! Music Therapy Services LLC Nutley, NJ
  • New Jersey Association for Music Therapy (NJAMT)

Position: Secretary- 2009-2011 Position: Vice President- 2011- 2012

  • 2007 MAR Passages, Modern Day Healers: Visionaries of the Future Shenandoah University

Position: Co-Coordinator

Accomplishments:

Presenter of multiple presentations including:

  • Story Song: Bringing the World into Awareness through Multisensory Music Therapy- 2016 Annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Recognizing the Need: Ethical Considerations in Self-Care for Creative Arts Therapists – 2015 Expressive Therapies Summit in New York, New York
  • Multi-Sensory Interventions with Clients in Low Awareness Sates- 2011 2nd Annual Disorders of Consciousness Symposium hosted by Seton Pediatric Center at Helen Mills Theatre in New York, New York.
  • Treatment Protocols for Working with Individuals with Developmental Disorders and Disabilities- 2009  Annual AMTA National Conference in San Diego, California.
  • Therapy for the Therapist: A look at the Experiences of Six Music Therapy Students in Various Forms of Therapy – 2007 Annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference in Ocean City, Maryland