Monthly archives: October, 2015

Halloween

Halloween

For some people, Halloween is about hayrides, pumpkin patches, superheroes, and princesses.

For other people, Halloween is about haunted houses, ouija boards, zombies, and axe murderers.

This is for the other people…


I Need Help With That

I Need Help With That

Music Therapy requesting song for special needs individuals.
Goal: Clients will request help with a specific item or activity.
Domains: Language, Behavior

There is a specific story that led to the creation of this song. Here is that story:

Once upon a time, a tween-aged girl with autism was riding her bus to……


All Your Favorite Bands

All Your Favorite Bands

I can not stop listening to this song, “All Your Favorite Bands” by Dawes, and when I’m this excited about a song, I have to learn how to play it. Harmonically it’s very simple, but the lyrics are so moving. The chorus wraps up with the words “may all your……


We Can Count By 25s

We Can Count By 25s

Music Therapy skip counting video & song for special needs individuals.
Goal: Clients will count like coins (quarters) up to one dollar (100 cents).
Domains: Academics, Math

Download includes:

We Can……


Walk Now For Autism Speaks

Walk Now For Autism Speaks

Today was the walk for Autism Speaks.

Big thanks to Jacob Erickson: friend, former classmate, and music therapist at St. Patrick Center.

Big thanks to Christopher Bachmann: friend, former practicum student, and music therapist at Metropolitan St. Louis Psychiatric Center.

Big thanks to my parents for taking pictures and……


First Tuesday Composers Club – October 6

First Tuesday Composers Club – October 6

Fourth 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……