What We Offer
All services will be provided by professionally trained and nationally Board Certified Music Therapists carrying the credentials MT-BC. Our team also has music therapists that have completed advance practice programs and hold those certificates as Neo-Natal Music Therapist (NICU-MT) and Neurologic Music Therapist (NMT). Services include individual 1-1 sessions, family group sessions, small peer group sessions and the following specialized programs and classes:
Notable Start is a developmental music program designed especially for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. This program is formatted as 40 minute sessions held weekly for 5 weeks. The next session begins this Fall 2016.
Fall session #1 is September 16-October 14 at 10:00am.
Fall session #2 runs October 21- November 18 at 10:00am.
Class can also be formatted for daycare and preschools. Contact us to learn more.
The Teen Tones is a group for tweens and teens ages 11-17 years old.
This group meets for 45 minutes once a month on the second Saturday of the month during Fall 2016.
September 10th, October 8th, November 12th and December 10th all at 10:00-10:45 am
Our group format for older adults is our multi-domain LifeSong program within facilities and community agencies. We provide meaningful, therapeutic music therapy sessions for older adults that are tailored for each facility’s needs. Groups offered are:
restorative movement-based sessions using Neurologic Music Therapy techniques and strategies
sessions geared especially for the memory care of adults diagnosed with dementia
active social-based sessions developed for assisted living populations to encourage participation and socialization opportunities
Our monthly Saturday Seminars will be changing slightly from the past year. We will be including 2 simultaneous sessions~ Peer & Parent: opportunities for caregivers and professionals to learn more about specific topics related to or involving music therapy services & social music sessions for children and siblings. There is no cost for this hour-long learning format, and those who are interested in learning more about music therapy in general are also encouraged to attend.
Handout materials and suggestions accompany this seminar.
Future topics for Fall 2016 include: Music Therapy for Wellness, Positive Behavioral Supports among others. Stay tuned for the schedule.
I have learned so much about my child through music strategies.
Music therapy is calming, proactive, rewarding and very informative.
Music therapy guides parents into new ways of assisting our children to academically attain goals that otherwise would not be accomplished.
Music therapy has helped my child learn to stay on task. He has learned to take turns and ask for what he wants.
Music was able to provide my mother comfort during her last days in Hospice.
Great way to incorporate educational and life goals and have fun! I think music therapy is wonderful.
Music Therapy is freedom from all of the academic school challenges.
One of his favorite places to go. He is always so happy to come and is very responsive.
Music Therapy is about reaching a part of my child, helping express what he simply cannot with words...it's about transcending.
Music Therapy is...building self confidence, giving a voice, expressing a dream.