Seminar on advanced topics in music therapy methods, techniques, and philosophy. Must be a: Graduate, Professional.
Dr. Andrew Knight holds a bachelor’s degree in Percussion Performance, Jazz emphasis from UW-La Crosse, a music therapy equivalency and master’s degree from the University of Minnesota, and a Ph.D. in Educational Foundations and Research from the University of North Dakota (UND).
Dr. Knight has research interests in substance use disorders in adults and early childhood social/emotional developmental issues. He directs the Parkinson’s disease vocal exercise group in collaboration with the Parkinson’s support group in Larimer County and is a Music Together Within Therapy™ provider. His research has been published in the Journal of Music Therapy and Music Therapy Perspectives, among other journals, and he serves as Associate Editor for Book Reviews for JMT. He is past president of the Midwestern Region (MWR) of the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA), serves on the AMTA Assembly of Delegates, and has won the MWR and AMTA Service Awards. Along with Drs. Blythe LaGasse and Alicia Clair, he is a co-editor of the 2018 Introduction to Music Therapy textbook published by AMTA.