NYU Steinhardt News

Faculty at the American Music Therapy Association Conference

NYU Steinhardt Music Therapy faculty was well represented at the American Music Therapy Association Annual Conference, which took place November 13-19, 2017, in St. Louis. Professor Kenneth Aigen (far right with Professor Alan Turry) was awarded the 2017 Arthur Flagler Fultz Research Fund Award for his study “Music in Everyday Autistic Life: The Meaning of Music for Autistic Adults.” The award is given to one applicant annually.

In addition, the following presentations and panels featured NYU faculty members:

  • The Peer Review Process for Qualitative Research Manuscripts
    Kenneth Aigen
  • Creating University and Community Partnerships: Service, Education, Advocacy and Employment
    Kenneth Aigen and Benedikte B. Scheiby
  • Perspectives and Possibilities: A Creative, Critical Conversation on Aesthetics and Music Therapy!
    Kenneth Aigen
  • Utilizing Music as a Primary Source of Intervention: Experiential in Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy
    Alan Turry and Jacqueline Birnbaum
  • Introduction to Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy
    Alan Turry, Jacqueline Birnbaum, and Jenny Hoi Yan Fu
  • Sounds, Singing and Self-Discovery: Vocal Psychotherapy
    Diane Austin, Jenny Hoi Yan Fu, and Allison Reynolds
  • If Freud Were a Music Therapist: An Introduction to Vocal Psychotherapy
    Diane Austin
  • Let's Make Music: The Art of Clinical Composition in Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy
    Jacqueline Birnbaum and Jenny Hoi Yan Fu
  • Exploring the Deeper Meaning of Transference/Countertransference Reactions in Your Clinical Work
    Allison Reynolds
  • Keeping in Time with Groove
    Nir Sadovnik
  • Music Therapy and Pediatric Palliative Care: An Evolving Mode
    Kristen O'Grady
  • Music Therapy Practice and Research in a Changing Paradigm of Healthcare
    John Mondanaro
  • Modern Lullaby: Essential Mental Health for Adolescents and Young Adults with ASD
    Stacey Hensel
  • Diversity and Multiculturalism Committee Presents: A Status Report
    Maria Gonsalves Schimpf
  • Diversity and Multiculturalism Committee Presents: Appropriate Language Related to Diversity and Multiculturalism
    Maria Gonsalves Schimpf
  • Reconceptualizing the “Work-Life Balance:” Integrating Our Multiple Identities
    Maria Gonsalves Schimpf
  • Single-Session Improvisational Group Music Therapy in Adult Inpatient Psychiatry: A Pilot Study of the Therapist’s Experience
    Yu-Ying Chen