20Jun
2016
0

Friendship Circle Morning of Talent

Friendship Circle is one of my favorite programs to work with. It is an incredible organization that provides services for children and teens with autism, as well as the opportunity for them to make friends and work on social skills in a supportive environment. I work with Friendship Circle by providing group music therapy services for […]

25Jul
2012
4

The Empathy Song

Empathy. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, the definition of empathy is: the action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another of either the past or present without having the feelings, thoughts, and experience fully communicated in an objectively explicit manner. I decided to explore this […]

04Feb
2012
9

Musical Games ~ Valentine’s Day BINGO

I am a BIG fan of using musical games in my music therapy session. I use these games to facilitate social interaction and work on group cohesion with my school-age and teen clients. Today’s post is about one of my favorite creations…Valentine’s Day BINGO (aka HEART)! Here’s how it works: 1. CREATE First, create various […]