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Emily Ross

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Department of Art, Music and Creative Arts Therapies
eross@marylhurst.edu

Education

MA in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology (emphasis in Music Therapy), Naropa University
Bachelor of Music Education, University of Colorado

Instrument/Subject

Music Therapy

Classes Taught

Music Therapy:

Intro to Music Therapy
Music Therapy for Children
Music for Recreation and Special Education
Clinical Improvisation
Music and Movement
2nd Year Practicum Seminar

Human Sciences:

Exceptional Children in the Schools

 

About

Emily Ross has worked in private practice since 2003 as a music therapist serving children and adults on the autism spectrum. The name of her business is Self Express Music Therapy Studio. She has supervised music therapy interns and practicum students since 2003, and also plays French horn in the Pacific Crest Wind Symphony.

Professional Associations

Oregon Association of Music Therapy
American Music Therapy Association
Autism Society of Oregon

Presentations / Workshops

What is Music Therapy?
Music Therapy Playshop
Children with Special Needs: Understanding their Challenges; Meeting their Needs
Children with Special Needs: Meeting their Needs with Music
Communication and Language: What a Daycare Provider Can Do to Promote Language Development
Music Therapy for Children with Disabilities: A Transpersonal Approach
Therapeutic Decision Making: Using Erickson's Developmental Model to Approach Clients Effectively

Awards

Excellence in Academic Service & Teaching, Marylhurst University (2009)

 

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Summer Camps Featured on MetroScope

Gary Bloxom of MetroScope interviewed music faculty Emily Ross and Justin Smith about Marylhurst's summer camps.

PCC Agreement Makes Transfers Easy

Marylhurst and Portland Community College entered into an official agreement in May 2016, aiming to remove barriers for PCC students to complete a four-year degree at Marylhurst.

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February 22, 2016 – May 31, 2016

Nominations now being accepted for 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Submit your nomination(s) for Distinguished Alumni by May 31, 2016. Categories include: Service to Society Award. Service to Marylhurst Award. N...

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May 28, 2016 – May 30, 2016

Memorial Day Holiday

Saturday through Monday. University offices closed. NOTE: Shoen Library will be CLOSED. Memorial Day, once known as Decoration Day, was establis...

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May 31, 2016

Nomination Deadline for 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Submit your nomination(s) of an alum for the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards which will be presented at the October 2016 Reunion Luncheon. Deadlin...

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