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Alumni Interview: Maya Zebley

Maya Zebley is one of those people that you can’t miss; she is originally from Israel and touts a head full of curly hair and wisdom. From the moment I started talking with Maya, I could tell she had not only a big personality, but…

Alumni Interview: Abbey Dvorak, #40

Esther Craven, intern #125 interviewing Abbey Dvorak, intern alumni #40. “Abbey Dvorak and I met at the AMTA conference in Jacksonville, Florida this past November. During the following interview, she left me with several relatable stories and truly encouraging words for current interns. She saves…

Alumni Interview: Mary Altom #66

Esther Craven, intern #125 interviews Mary Altom, intern #66 Mary’s experience as a MusicWorx intern truly stretched her to exceed her comfort zone and foreshadowed her current positions working with students in special education and private practice. Mary Altom gives a helpful piece of advice…

Alumni Interview: Stephanie Scheffel, #92

Interview with Stephanie Scheffel, #92 Esther Craven, intern #125, reporting on intern alum #92, Stephanie Scheffel. Drawn to MusicWorx by a desire to explore a variety of clientele populations, Stephanie’s adventure into internship led to her developing well-rounded skills that would help lead to her…

Alumni Interview: Christina Whipple #107

Christina Whipple was intern #107 at MusicWorx and completed her time in sunny San Diego in December of 2011. Since then, she has continued her career as a music therapist back in the Midwest, and currently works in Illinois. 1.     What is your current job?…

Alumni Interview: Anna McChesney #45

      Anna C. McChesney currently works as a music therapist with two juvenile detention centers and is working towards a license as a professional counselor. One of Anna’s biggest learning moments during her time at internship came while beginning the contract for Healing…

Alumni Interview: Carmen Steele-Abundex #17

Interviewed by Kristen McSorley, Current Intern #124 This next interview is with Carmen Steele-Abundez, Intern #17. Carmen currently works in several positions, effectively balancing time between her career and family. She recalls an early internship memory at MusicWorx that taught her the importance of asserting yourself…

Alumni Interview: Sarah Sendlbeck Ernst, #121

Interviewed by Amy Dunlap, Intern #121. I think you will enjoy what Sarah Sendlbeck Ernst, Intern #105, has to say about entrepreneurship, following your heart, and being in the moment. An influential therapist and business owner, Sarah has made the most of her years post-internship…

Alumni Interview: Veronica May, #61

Interviewed by Amy Dunlap, Intern #121.   Originally from Colorado,Veronica May, Intern #61, came to San Diego for internship and remains there today. Talented and enthusiastic are two words I would use to describe Veronica, both as a musician and a therapist. Thank you Veronica…