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Dawn Iwamasa

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Department of Music
diwamasa@marylhurst.edu

Education

MA in Music Therapy, University of the Pacific
BA in Conservatory of Music, University of the Pacific

Instrument/Subject

Music Therapy

Classes Taught

Psychology of Music

About

Dawn Iwamasa supervises music therapy interns and practicum students. She works in private practice and since 2008 has consulted as a music therapist for Shriner's Hospital for Children Northern California, Kaiser Hospital Pediatrics in Oakland, California, and at Kindercare in Aloha, Oregon. She also is a member of the Children's Cancer Association in Portland, Oregon.

She is a board-certified music therapist, and earned her neurological music therapist certification from the Unkefer Academy of Neurological Music Therapy. She earned a credential as a certified child life specialist from the Child Life Council.

Presentations and Workshops

Jamming Through the Millennium: Increasing Your Repertoire of Current Music

Music Therapy in Pediatrics

Creative Arts Therapies in Pediatric Healthcare

Music Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorders

A Case Study in Music Therapy

ABC Do Re Mi: The Sound of Children Learning

Learning Style Assessment

Pediatric Pain Management Course (Hypnotherapy)

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Petra Kern Contributes to Autism Book

Dr. Petra Kern, music therapy faculty, contributed a chapter to Frontiers in Autism Research, published in July 2014.

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August 04, 2014 – August 08, 2014

Marylhurst Summer Choir Camp

Come sing, grow and learn with us! Our five-day choir camp is a concentrated musical experience designed specifically for enthusiastic, committed h...

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August 08, 2014

Pepe and the Bottle Blondes

Copacabana plus much more! Bring a blanket, beach or lawn chair and a picnic dinner and enjoy the concert on the green of the beautiful Marylhurst...

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August 23, 2014

Undergraduate Information Session

Learn about bachelor's degree programs, financing your education, earning college credit for life learning, and your career options. Take a campus ...

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