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Music & Creative Arts for Self-Care

Accessible Exercises to Facilitate Your Personal Self-Care Practice. By Tia Mae Frostrom, MusicWorx Intern As a current music therapy intern, I love being able to support others through music every day. Music has the power to connect with each person as needed. Developing and refining...

Music Therapy With Antepartum Patients

By Elise Scullin, MusicWorx Intern Disclaimer: I will be using the terms “antepartum patients” (pre-birth) and “pregnant individuals” to describe the patient population. While all of the antepartum patients I have worked with personally have been female identifying, not all people who experience pregnancy identify...

“For Music Therapists”

By Whitney Perry, MusicWorx Intern For Music Therapists is a website designed intentionally with students, interns and new professionals in mind. Explore a variety of useful techniques and skills beneficial to incorporate in the hospice and adult medical settings, and learn new interventions and styles...

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...

MT-BCs: We’re Hiring!

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  January 16, 2021   MusicWorx is happy to announce that we are seeking to add another full-time Board-Certified music therapist to our clinical team! The company executive office is located near Del Mar in north coastal San Diego County, California.  Music therapists may...

Music Therapy Spotlight: Earthtones Northwest

By Whitney Perry, MusicWorx Intern Earthtones Northwest is a music therapy agency based in Portland, Oregon, specializing in music, art, and horticultural therapy. They pride themselves on “nurturing health for people of all ages through music, nature and art” and serve communities throughout Portland and Southwest...

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...