#HappierLaborDay

#HappierLaborDay

Happy Labor Day! We are inspired by happiness expert Gretchen Rubin to use Labor Day as a date to reflect upon our work lives and how to make them happier. It is important and essential as helping professionals and music therapists to evaluate how we are feeling to...
Music Therapy for Wellness

Music Therapy for Wellness

How is Music Therapy Used for Wellness?Music therapy is used as a catalyst to accomplish many goals, such as movement, communication, and socialization. Wellness is often overlooked and is an important goal in our daily lives.Music therapy for wellness is used to...
Groovy Garfoose Summer Camp

Groovy Garfoose Summer Camp

The Groovy Garfoose was super excited to expand its summer camp to Solon, Ohio. This past week I had the pleasure of co-leading our music, dance and art camp for some very cool teens and adults. I also got to work closely with my colleagues (who planned an incredible...
Music Therapy with Older Adults & Hospice

Music Therapy with Older Adults & Hospice

Music Therapy is a non-invasive, person-centered approach to improve quality of life and address mental health needs of older adults. As we age, often our bodies and minds begin to fail. However, music often remains a connection point to the world around us. Music...