Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy, Anna Maria College
Music Therapy and Related Experience
Shannon founded the Music Therapy Program at the Manchester Community Music School in 2006. She has an extensive background working with children ages birth-adult with a variety of diagnoses in both school and community-based settings. She has worked with individuals who are deaf, blind, deaf/blind, on the Autism Spectrum, have severe sensory integration disorders, Down Syndrome, cerebral palsy and others. Shannon has participated in advanced music therapy trainings, including Neurologic Music Therapy and Sprouting Melodies, a developmental approach to music for children and their caregivers.