MT-BC (PA)

Music Therapist and Music Together Teacher

Education

      BA, Music Therapy, Marywood University

                        Concentration: Classical Guitar

Certifications

      MT-BC (Music Therapist-Board Certified)

      Registered Music Together ® Teacher

      Badge in Trauma-informed Art Making

Experience

      Completed internship at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, providing services to all in-patient units

      Provides music therapy community groups for “Arts in the Park,” located in Lansdale, PA

      Experience treating individuals with autism, down syndrome, intellectual/developmental delays, traumatic brain injury, hearing impairment, Alzheimer’s, and at-risk youth.

      Experience treating in pediatric settings (outpatient, inpatient and long term care), education settings (special education and emotional/behavioral programs), adult day programs, early intervention, hospice and drug and alcohol rehabilitation.

Accomplishments:

      Aided in music therapy research for BuildaBridge 2015 WAA Study

      Past representative for  the Pennsylvania Music Therapy Task Force, working to promote licensure of music therapists to government leaders in PA

      Senior project management for Joni and Friends Disability Ministry

Professional memberships

      AMTA