Elizabeth received her graduate degree from Colorado State University in 2015 and her undergraduate degree from Eastern Michigan University in 1998. She has been board certified since 1998. She earned her neurologic music therapy (NMT) certification from Colorado State University in 2001 and was granted fellowship in 2006. As founder, owner and operator of MTS of GA, Beth is still an active therapist who specializes in autism and other neurologic conditions. She is a credentialed early interventionist and teaches both piano and guitar lessons.
In addition to managing our three clinics and supervising the MTS of GA staff, Beth provides music therapy services in our Roswell clinic, teaches The Music Class program and runs and organizes our summer camps. She also works as an adjunct staff member at the P.E.O.T.S.I. Summer Camp and at the wellness retreats for the staff at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Beth also provides music therapy for the Ellis School, a new school in Atlanta for children with multiple disabilities, including deaf/blindness. Beth served as an artist in residence with The Decatur City Schools in 2011 and she continues to provide consultative services throughout metro Atlanta. Beth also trains teachers, therapists and parents throughout the Southeast in ways to use music-making for success in their environments. Beth is also a singing member of the AWC Chorus.
Beth is a regular presenter at professional conferences. She is also an active participant with several national and local organizations. She currently is a member of the Georgia Music Therapy Advisory Group; helping the Secretary of State manage the state licensure for music therapists. Beth has recently served on the national reimbursement committee with AMTA (American Music Therapy Association) and the continuing education committee of CBMT (Certification Board for Music Therapists).
2008 Article: “Music Therapy: Seeing – and Hearing – is Believing”
Emma received her Bachelor of Music Therapy from Drury University in Springfeild, MO. She completed her music therapy internship with the Fulton County Schools where she worked with a variety of ages and ability levels, including autism and behavior disorders.
Emma is the lead therapist for our Music Club program in Roswell. Emma is seeing many 1:1 clients in Roswell, including Saturdays. She is also teaching piano, guitar and voice students in the Roswell studio. She will be offering her services in our Suwanee location this fall.
Jessica Brodley-Lopez recently received her Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy from The Florida State University. During her time at FSU, she received her certifications in Special Education and Neonatal Intensive Care.
Jessi plays guitar and piano as well as her primary instrument, voice. Besides working full time with Fulton County Schools as a music therapist, she directs Rising Stars, our summer camp program for special needs children.
Jessica is currently working on her Master’s in Music Therapy at Colorado State University (online) and received her undergraduate degrees from the University of Georgia in Music Therapy and Music Education. She completed her music therapy internship in Colorado dually working in a nursing home and with children with various special needs. Following internship, she worked at the Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind as a music teacher and therapist. Jessica completed training in Neurologic Music Therapy in 2013.