Musical Games

Grab a Free Musical Jeopardy Template


One of the most classic music therapy interventions is Musical Jeopardy. It's familiar, inviting, engaging and fun. Perfect for a practicum student, intern or seasoned clinician to facilitate. Every year I come up with a new version of this game and use it as I'm getting to know my new groups and clients, and assess [...]

Grab a Free Musical Jeopardy Template2019-02-20T15:49:54+00:00

AMP UP Your Teen Sessions (Part 2): The ABCs of Music


In my last blog post, I started a brand new series on how to AMP UP your teen music therapy sessions. I love using fresh, new ideas in my sessions, so I'm happy to share what's worked well with my tween & teen groups. Today, I want to share a musical game I created called the ABCs [...]

AMP UP Your Teen Sessions (Part 2): The ABCs of Music2020-07-07T16:51:25+00:00

Musical Games ~ MUSIC Bingo


Happy Thanksgiving Eve! Today I am at work at UCP when most other people seem to have off, but it is A-Okay because I absolutely love my job. I'll be home by 6:45pm tonight after seeing private clients and will be ready to start preparing some side dishes for tomorrow! Today I want to share a super [...]

Musical Games ~ MUSIC Bingo2015-06-03T14:44:24+00:00

More LOVE-ly Ideas for Valentine’s Day


Valentine's Day is right around the corner! Over the past few days, I've shared a few of my favorite V-Day themed interventions. In today's blog post, I'd like to share the V-Day session plan I created for my tween and teen sessions. 1. Valentine's Day BINGO 2. Instrument Playing to "Love Story" by Taylor Swift * (a [...]

More LOVE-ly Ideas for Valentine’s Day2019-03-14T13:32:05+00:00

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 [...]

Musical Games ~ Valentine’s Day BINGO2019-03-14T13:38:30+00:00