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Music Therapy
Faye Spanos Concert Hall
Jessica Siena
Director of Conservatory Admissions
Conservatory of Music
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Music Therapy Is a Unique Career Opportunity

Music Therapy is one of the fastest growing health professions and is considered one of the best careers in today's job market; job growth exceeds the number of new music therapists entering the profession.

Music therapy is an established healthcare and human services profession that uses music as a vehicle to improve quality of life, optimize health and wellness, and address the needs of children and adults with disabilities or illnesses. Highly trained and nationally Board-Certified Music Therapists use music-based interventions in a focused and concentrated manner to bring about healing and change, building on the inherent qualities of music to promote physical, emotional, cognitive, and social functioning. Additional information is available from the following organizations:

American Music Therapy Association
The Certification Board for Music Therapists

Music Therapy at Pacific 80th Anniversary

Music Therapy Degrees

Music Therapy Faculty

Feilin Hsiao
Associate Professor of Music Therapy, 2006
MA, New York University
PhD, University of Iowa  

Eric Waldon
Associate Professor of Music Therapy, 2011
BM, Western Michigan University
MA, PhD, University of the Pacific 

Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy 4-Year Plan