Check Out The Episode! In today's holiday special episode, Bonnie Houpt navigates her way through 20 would you rather questions related to therapy! She was such a great sport and we had so much fun! We talk about business, clinical identity, self-care, and so many other fun things in this episode, it's hard to pinpoint … Continue reading #14-Holiday Special with Bonnie Houpt, MT-BC
Episode #5- Balance, Podcasting, and Dice with Tricia Caiati, MT-BC In this special release episode, Tricia discusses her journey to becoming a music therapist and her passion project, The Music Therapy Chronicles Podcast. She also shares several amazing intervention ideas utilizing dice within the session that involves turn-taking, waiting, and social skill development. We also … Continue reading #5- Balance, Podcasting, and Dice with Tricia Caiati, MT-BC
Check Out The Episode! Welcome to the first minisode! In this short episode, I discuss the Tuesday Top Five: Elements of Notes. You can find this on my blog as well here. I dive into why I created this simple method for taking notes and give some examples of what this looks like. This has helped … Continue reading Minisode #1- TT5: Elements of Notes!
Check Out Episode #3! In this episode, Stephanie talks about her journey in becoming a music therapist and her current love for creating quality music for young children. She discusses her creative process, tips and tricks for kiddos, and shares two excellent resources for Halloween. Enjoy! Stephanie Leavell, MT-BC is the creator of Music for … Continue reading Episode #3- Stephanie Leavell, MT-BC
Check Out Episode #2! In this episode, Wade Richards, MT-BC, discusses his creativity through a variety of mediums. He discusses adapted tunings for guitar, working with a creative arts therapy team, and his own process to produce creative work. Wade also talks about one of his upcoming projects, a unique songwriting protocol, that he will … Continue reading Episode #2- Wade Richards, MT-BC
10 MINUS 7 DAYS!!!That's right! I said it out loud so now it has to happen (anyone else do this to themselves?) For real, the podcast will be launched on September 19th, 2019. In 7 days. 7 DAYS. I've been fortunate enough to interview so many wonderful therapists already and I absolutely can't wait to … Continue reading Let the podcast countdown begin!
I am SO excited to get this podcast out in late September, but for now this sneak peek will have to do! Take a listen for more dice related intervention ideas! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NcB8ol7eJMc&feature=youtu.be
It's happening! Music Therapy Umbrella: The Podcast, is currently under construction and will hopefully be live within the next month or two. I am super excited about this project to connect other therapists with each other and to provide for the therapy community. Here are a few things I envision for this podcast: To be … Continue reading Podcast Coming Soon!
I have to be honest, I've been obsessively absorbing myself into as much literature about play therapy as I can. It's a speciality area that relates so well to music therapy and even more so when working with children. I've found that learning more about play therapy has drastically improved my music therapy skillset and … Continue reading “Lessons From The Playroom” Podcast!