Yearly Archives: 2017

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Adapted Lessons vs. Music Therapy: What’s the Difference?

As a Music Therapist, I (along with many others, I’m sure) often hear the following question: “So, what do you do? Do you teach music to your clients?” And while Music Therapy most often looks different than what would be called a “music lesson”, there are certainly situations in which the teaching of a new [...]

“Waiting for the Call” – Chuck’s Story

*In accordance with HIPAA, and out of respect for our client’s privacy, the name “Chuck” will be used as an alias throughout this blog post. Photo and Video are used with permission from “Chuck” and his daughter.* The word “hospice” often carries with it a heavy weight, evoking thoughts of death and the unknown. And [...]

2017-11-17T17:09:44+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog, Hospice Music Therapy, Music Therapy|

Walk to Remember: Life After Perinatal Loss

This Sunday, in recognition of October as National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, Northside Hospital hosted their annual Atlanta Walk to Remember. Our team had the privilege of attending this event alongside a number of parents, families, friends, and other healthcare professionals, all there to remember the precious and much-too-short lives of the babies [...]

Hiring FULL-Time MT-BC!

OPEN: FULL-TIME MUSIC THERAPY POSITION Company Information: Metro Music Therapy, LLC | Serving Atlanta, GA www.metromusictherapyga.com Start Date: IMMEDIATE Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week Position Description: MMT team member will provide individual and group music therapy services and community support services to clients of all ages located throughout the Metro Atlanta area Populations Served in [...]

2017-05-09T14:37:37+00:00 April 24th, 2017|For the Music Therapist|

Mindful Moments

The path leading to the Women's Center Labor and Delivery unit may not always lead to the ending that parents have in mind. While experiencing some of their deepest sorrow, families at Northside Hospital are surrounded by love and support from the H.E.A.R.T.strings Perinatal Bereavement and Palliative Care team. Our team was thrilled to partner [...]

Our New Music Therapy Intern!

Please help us welcome Bianca "Bee Bee" Ford, our new Music Therapy Intern! Bianca Ford is originally from Birmingham, Alabama, and earned her bachelor’s degree in Music at the University of Alabama- Birmingham. After graduating from UAB, she moved to Tuscaloosa to complete her certification in Music Therapy at the University of Alabama. She has had the [...]

2017-01-05T17:22:03+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|