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).

Music therapy services include individual 1-on-1 sessions, family group sessions, small peer group sessions and specialized programs and classes.


Special Education Music Therapy Assessment Process (SEMTAP)

For School Districts to use with school-age population

Individual Music Therapy Assessment Process (IMTAP)

For individuals to assess all domain areas

Needs Assessment

For individuals of all ages and abilities to determine the benefit of music with a particular domain or skill set

Individual Goal-Driven Sessions (1-on-1)

In-home sessions (where appropriate), facility and community-based sessions, and clinic sessions

Group Goal-Driven Sessions

School, facility, community, and clinic-based sessions

Adapted Music Lessons

For Individuals of all abilities; lessons on piano/keyboard, guitar, and voice

Tools for Positive Behavior

In-home sessions (where appropriate), facility and community-based sessions, and clinic sessions

• Behavioral support classes for professionals and caregivers
• In-home consultations

Music Therapy Informational Sharing Opportunities

• In-services for staff or caregivers
• Workshops for specific applications
• Conference Sessions


Notable Start Developmental Music Program

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.

Class can also be formatted for daycare and preschools.  Contact us to learn more.

There are opportunities throughout the year for our peer social groups for Young Children (ages 18 months-5 years) and School Aged Children (6-10 years).

Parents are required to attend with children in the youngest age group (18 months-5 years).  Cost is minimal for this fantastic social opportunity.

Teen Tones | Music Therapy Services of South Dakota

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.  


We offer group music therapy sessions for older adults through our LifeSong program.  We provide meaningful, therapeutic music therapy sessions that are tailored for a facility’s or community agency’s needs.