Music Therapy Faculty: Michele Ritholz

Music Therapy Faculty: Michele Ritholz

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Michele Schnur Ritholz
is a senior supervising music therapist, instructor and Coordinator of Training at the Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy at NYU Steinhardt. Her publications include The Journey by Train: Creative Music Therapy with a 17-Year-Old Boy, Music Therapy, Vol.12, No.2, 1994 (co-written with Alan Turry), music written for Snow White: A Guide to Child-Centered Musical Theater (Barcelona Press, 1997). She is also a contributor and co-editor (with Clive Robbins) for Themes for Therapy: New Songs and Instrumental Pieces from the Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy (Carl Fischer, Inc., 1999) and More Themes for Therapy: 54 New Songs and Instrumental Pieces from the Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy (Carl Fischer, Inc., 2003). Her professional activities include being a former member of the AAMT Credentialing Committee and former transition Representative on the Clinical Training Committee of the American Music Therapy Association, as well as past Member of the Board of Directors of the Certification Board for Music Therapy (CBMT).

Recent Article:

The Primacy of Music and Musical Resources in Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy
Michele Schnur Ritholz
Music Therapy Perspectives 2014 32 (1): 8-17
doi: 10.1093/mtp/miu017