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“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 [...]

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 [...]

Now Hiring FULL-Time Music Therapist!

08.11.16 - NOW HIRING FULL-TIME MUSIC THERAPIST IN ATLANTA! Location: Atlanta, GA Start Date: August 29, 2016 Hours: Full-time position; hourly pay with potential to become salaried 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 [...]

2016-12-03T04:33:09+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Music Therapy, news|

MMT & Northside Hospital

Metro Music Therapy is thrilled to announce the details of their newest project that is being completed with the H.E.A.R.T. strings Perinatal Bereavement and Palliative Care office at Northside Hospital. The MMT team and H.E.A.R.T. strings have been working for months to write original scripts and original music for a Relaxation CD for parents who have [...]

Music Therapy and iPods

A few weeks ago, Sam and I had the honor of traveling to St. Simons Island to attend the Georgia Health Care Association’s Annual Social Worker’s Meeting. We were invited to this conference to view the film, Alive Inside, with the conference attendees, and we presented immediately after about the benefits of music therapy for patients [...]