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Julie Sherwood, MA, MT-BC, LCAT

  • Degrees and StudiesBFA Music Theater, The New School, NY, NY; MA in Music Therapy, NYU
  • Music Conservatory of WestchesterFaculty since 2013

Provides individual and group music therapy onsite and outreach.

Born in: New Orleans, LA

Distinctions: Has specialty training and experience working with trauma, anxiety, and PTSD. Teaches continuing education courses for board certified music therapists. Provides music therapy presentations in medical and psychiatric settings. Has experience as a clinical music therapy supervisor. Has more than 26 years of experience teaching voice and piano lessons, music directing theatrical productions, and performing professionally. 

Philosophy: "I believe passionately in a strengths-based approach to music therapy. This means collaborating with each participant to explore and celebrate their unique strengths and abilities and promote a greater sense of empowerment and self-appreciation. I believe creative expression is inherently therapeutic, and music therapy has the power to help each of us experience more joy, tranquility, and satisfaction."