Monthly archives: August, 2015

Show Your ID Card

Show Your ID Card

Music Therapy personal safety song for special needs individuals.
Goal: Client will respond to personal information questions by showing an identification card.
Domains: Social, Behavior

Some children with special……


Camp Stepping Stones 2011

Camp Stepping Stones 2011

This is Part Two.
Read Part One: Camp Stepping Stones 2010 HERE!

How do you get a bunch of children to share their thoughts and feelings regarding the……


Special Education Acronyms

Special Education Acronyms

In the field of music therapy, sometimes melody and/or chords are taken from an existing song and lyrics are changed to make a new song. Music therapists call this piggybacking. Regular humans call this parody. I guess the difference is that parody implies humor whereas piggybacking does not. Weird Al singing……


Teacher’s Notebook Shop Of The Week!

Teacher’s Notebook Shop Of The Week!

Many thanks to Teacher’s Notebook
for making Archtop Music Therapy
their Shop Of The Week!

Visit my shop HERE! 


Jazzy Hello

Jazzy Hello

Music Therapy hello song for special needs individuals.
Goal: Client will verbally respond to a greeting with “hello” plus the greeter’s name.
Domains: Social, Language, Speech

Download includes:

Jazzy Hello (Kate) [mp3 audio……


First Tuesday Composers Club – August 4

First Tuesday Composers Club – August 4

Second meeting/concert/event of the First Tuesday Composers Club.

The First Tuesday Composers Club at The Dark Room in Grand Center is an informal, open club founded by Adam Maness and Tim Fischer to give an outlet for professional and amateur musicians and composers to experiment and share……