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The Power of Native American Instruments in Music Therapy

By Tia Mae Frostrom, MusicWorx Intern Happy Native American Heritage Month! To celebrate, let’s take a dive into learning about Native instruments, their cultural significance, and how we can apply these in music therapy. Native American culture and music has greatly enriched the field of...

5 Interventions Incorporating Boomwhackers®

By Katlyn Hasbrouck, MusicWorx Intern Who knew whacking colored tubes could bring so much joy? Boomwhackers® can address goals including fine/gross motor skills, physical movements, attention span, creativity, education, impulse control, and more. These tubes are fun and appropriate to incorporate with all ages and...

Appreciating The Small Wins

By Katlyn Hasbrouck, MusicWorx Intern This quote helped motivate and encourage me through my first month of internship by reminding me to seek out the good in every day. As I was preparing to start my internship, several people told me to soak in each...

A Dose of Virtual Joy

By Seika Bishton, MusicWorx Intern Do you have a loved one who may be experiencing loneliness due to being socially isolated for over a year? Through great efforts by music therapists at Resounding Joy, adults with dementia can receive virtual phone calls that provide a...