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The MusicWorx Internship

This year serves as an extremely important year for MusicWorx Inc. This is the 15th anniversary of the MusicWorx Internship! At the end of the year we will have mentored over 125 Music Therapy Interns. Over the next few months we will be celebrating this…

Where Do I Think Music Therapy Will Be In Ten Years?

By Maya Zebley, Intern #120 According to the American Music Therapy Association web-site, in the 1940’s music therapy became an organized clinical profession which led to establishment of  “standards for university-level educational and clinical training requirements, making research and clinical training a priority, creating a…

What is the future of music therapy?

By Marielle Sheppel, Intern #119 Advances in research and technology are linking music experiences to actual biological responses in the brain and body, validating our field and providing explanation for treatment. At the MusicWorx internship, we work primarily in the medical setting and I find…

Future of Music Therapy

The Future of Music Therapy

By Anna Smith To quote our well revered director, “Your future success in Music Therapy is all about posturing.  How you present yourself, knowing your market, knowing what you have to offer, and being persistent.” And as young professionals in this booming field, our posture…

MusicWorx Interns at the Brain Health Fair

On March 16, 2013, three of the interns (Katie, Marielle and Anna) and music therapist, Derlin Hsu, MM, MT-BC, had the opportunity to host an exhibit booth at the Brain Health Fair held at Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, a health fair that occurs on…