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Read on for tips and tricks, session ideas, song shares, advocacy videos, app reviews and more from our team of music therapy experts!

What are the Benefits of Music Therapy?

In our fourth episode of our "All About Music Therapy" video series we discuss the benefits that can come from music therapy treatment in non-musical ways.    Learn more about music therapy at groovygarfoose.com/contact

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10 Tips & Tricks Beginning Internship

Welcome to "10 Tips & Tricks for Beginning Internship!" After completing my first month of internship, I thought I would share some personal tips and tricks for other students either currently in their internship or planning for a future internship. Bonus: these...

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Who Do Music Therapists Work With?

In our third episode of our video series "All About Music Therapy" we discuss what is that music therapists actually do to support a variety of different client populations and how they benefit from our music therapy services.  Learn more about music therapy at...

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Back to School Music Therapy Intervention

Intervention Share Time: Summer isn’t over until…September 22. Even though we are back in school, I’m still wanting to share some summertime fun with my kiddos!  Remember the popular song “Everything is Awesome” from the Lego Movie?  Well I took it upon myself to...

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How Does the Music Therapy Process Work?

All About Music Therapy is a mini-series in which The Groovy Garfoose Music Therapy Services explains the ins and outs of music therapy. In our second episode of our video series "All About Music Therapy" we answer the question, "How Does the Music Therapy Treatment...

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What is Music Therapy

In a new mini-series, All About Music Therapy, we explain the ins and outs of music therapy. In our first episode we tack the big question, "What is Music Therapy?" in which we dive into the American Music Therapy Association's official definition.  Want to learn...

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Movie Camp Wrap Up Videos

It has been an incredible two weeks of Movie Camp! Team work truly makes the dream work!  This year we had a camp director, 4 full-time staff and 5 volunteers in addition to 11 campers at each week of camp! If you didn't catch the daily updates on our Instagram (and...

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Music Therapy Tips & Tricks: Summer Routines

The Groovy Garfoose presents "Music Therapy Tips & Tricks." The video blog where Ellen Antes, MT-BC shares music therapy principles and skills for music therapists and beyond. In this video, Ellen shares an adaptable song for making summer transitions and routines...

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Music Therapy Tips & Tricks: Mental Health Awareness

The Groovy Garfoose presents "Music Therapy Tips & Tricks." The video blog where Ellen Antes, MT-BC shares music therapy principles and skills for music therapists and beyond. In this video, Ellen shares how to build an iso-principle playlist for self-care and for...

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The Final Countdown: Internship Edition Part 2

  As I move to the finish line of my internship, I am blessed to have this opportunity to reflect on my experiences as an intern. Over the past year, I’ve learned a lot about the field of music therapy, private practice, various clientele, and myself. Although I...

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Music Therapy Tips & Tricks: Sensory Stimulation

The Groovy Garfoose presents "Music Therapy Tips & Tricks." The video blog where Ellen Antes, MT-BC shares music therapy principles and skills for music therapists and beyond. In this video, Ellen shares four instruments she uses with her clients and patients for...

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Come Volunteer with GG this Summer!

Calling all music therapy, art therapy, art education and special education college students... GG Summer Camp is BACK!  And we need YOU!  We are so excited to offer our 7th camp Movie Camp: Music, Art, & Dance from Film this Summer 2018! We will offer Movie Camp...

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