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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 [...]

Children’s Bereavement Services

Do you know of a child who is currently experiencing grief? We may not think of it too often, but where there are grieving adults, there are sure to be grieving children. The holidays can be a very difficult time for a young one to experience the sorrows that can accompany death or divorce.   [...]

December 13th, 2016|Grief & Loss, Holidays, Music Therapy|

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 [...]

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 [...]

November 2nd, 2015|MT Advocacy, MT in Healthcare, MT Misconceptions, Music Therapy, Uncategorized|

Music Therapy: Cost Savings

Can music therapy help your program save money? In short, YES. Music Therapy is a very cost-effective healthcare treatment. While more studies need to be done, here are our top four favorite studies that show how cost-effective music therapy is as a treatment: Walworth, D.D. (2005). Procedural-support music therapy in the healthcare setting: a cost effectiveness [...]

July 12th, 2015|Music Therapy, Uncategorized|

AACRC with CCYA

In April, Sam traveled to Savannah to present with CCYA at the annual conference of the American Association of Children's Residential Centers (AACRC). We were so honored to be a part of this presentation and to have Metro Music Therapy represented at the Conference! Learn more about our music therapy services for residential youth here.  

May 20th, 2015|Continuing Education, Mental Health, MT Advocacy, Music Therapy|