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Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy

The Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy is committed to the belief that everyone possesses a sensitivity to music that can be utilized for personal growth and development. We provide a variety of services, including individual music therapy, group music therapy sessions, and music instruction (including group classes) for people of all ages. The Nordoff-Robbins Center conducts research on the creative and developmental processes of music therapy, as well as offers training and resources for current and prospective music therapists.

Music Therapy Summer Intensive

Historical and philosophical foundations of the Nordoff-Robbins approach, Foundational and contemporary case studies, and clinical application.

Clinical Services

We offer Individual Music Therapy, Group Music Therapy, Early Intervention, Child and Adolescent, and Adult Therapy as well Collaborative Programs

Recent News

Director of Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy Alan Turry, Discusses Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy and Improvisation as a Landscape of Hope

This compelling interview between narratologist Dr. Reji Mathew, and Dr. Alan Turry, the Director of the Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy, touches upon many subjects, but one major theme emerges: the tremendous potential impact that engaging in music has on our lives.

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Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy in a Virtual World

This documentary film illustrates how the staff and students of the Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy adapted their services to provide an essential connection with clients during the Covid-19 lockdown. It was created by NYU alumnae Natalie Rule.

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PhD Student Receives NIH Grant

Anna Palumbo has received a F31 grant from the NIH, which is the most prestigious pre-doctoral award that the NIH grants.

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By supporting the Nordoff-Robbins Center for Music Therapy, you are helping us reach hundreds of individuals through a program that makes a difference, where others can often fail.

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