Music Therapy Month in Numbers

March is Colorado Music Therapy Month! You may have noticed that we have been posting number trivia every day this month; were you able to figure out what they represented? Here are your answers which hopefully also give you some insight into our wonderful profession!

141: There are 141 board certified music therapists in Colorado

1:  There is only 1 Colorado college/university that offers a music therapy degree program; Colorado State University!

4: Rehabilitative Rhythms Music Therapy has 4 board certified music therapists;

Sarah Thompson, MM, MT-BC, CBIS

Catie Alpeter, MM, MT-BC, CBIS

Rebekah Stewart, MA, MT-BC

AND Kristin Sjoberg, MA, MT-BC (Welcome!!)

6, 323:  There are 6, 323 board certified music therapists in the US

3:  3 Home and Community Based Medicaid waivers in the state of Colorado cover music    therapy services;

Children’s Extensive Support (CES)

Supported Living Services (SLS)

Children with Life Limiting Illness (CLLI)

1944:  The year Michigan State started the first music therapy program

18,000:  The approximate number of individuals served by music therapists across Colorado

1200:  The required number of supervised clinical hours a music therapy intern must complete before sitting for boards

6: The number of states that now have music therapy licensure or registration

7:  The number of facilities us RR Music Therapists current serve

1900:  The approximate number of continuing education credits us RR Music Therapists have cumulatively acquired in our careers!

20: The collective amount of years of experience between the four of us!

3034818134: Our office number!

213:  The approximate number of individuals the MT-BCs and Rehab Rhythms served this year!

1 Comment

  1. Elizabeth Anderson

    I need information about music therapy in the United States or Independence Missouri or Kansas city Missouri.