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Music Therapist Shows You How to Make Learning Fun!

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This video of my work as a music therapist illustrates the following...

  • Using music to address academic goals
  • Following a client's lead to make a musical experience more successful and enjoyable
  • Incororating humor to increase the fun and motivational elements of the activity
  • Using music to get the repetition without the monotony


Ryan Judd is a board certified music therapist. He has a master's degree in Music Therapy and a bachelor's degree in Psychology, with an emphasis on Child Development. He has been working as a music therapist with children with special needs for more than 16 years. In addition to working one on one with clients, Ryan also leads groups focused on the development of social skills.  His services are available in Southern New Hampshire, Northern Massachussets and Southern Maine.  He lives in the Seacoast region with his wife who is a 1st grade teacher.


  • Katherine Thursday, 27 September 2012

    Thanks Ryan! Great reminder about music and repetition. Looking forward to your posts! Thank you for contributing to the Music Therapy community in this way. :)

  • Sabira Fatima Thursday, 11 October 2012

    Great Ryan,this music therapy is good to achive the academic goals. It increase the fun and the motivation.Thanks for contributing and sharing a good ideas for special need children.

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