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Laura Brown

Assistant Professor of Music Therapy

551 B Glidden Hall
(740) 593-4234
BrownL5@ohio.edu

Office Hours:

Tue: 1:00 PM-3:00 PM
Thur: 1:00 PM-3:00 PM

Laura Brown

Assistant Professor of Music Therapy

Laura Brown, PhD, MT-BC, Assistant Professor of Music Therapy, joined the faculty at Ohio University in the Fall of 2014. Dr. Brown holds a Bachelor of Music Therapy degree from Appalachian State University (2003), a Masters of Music Therapy degree from Appalachian State University (2009), and a PhD in Music and Human Learning from The University of Texas at Austin (2012).

 

Her college teaching experience includes teaching at Western Illinois University and serving as a teaching assistant at The University of Texas at Austin and at Appalachian State University. Her clinical experience includes working in both private practice and public school settings with children and adults with disabilities, as well as with older adults.

 

Dr. Brown’s primary research interests include music with children with developmental disabilities and children with autism. Her research has been published in the Journal of Music Therapy. Dr. Brown is an active member of the American Music Therapy Association and an active presenter at regional and national music education and music therapy conferences. 

Educational Background:

PhD, Music and Human Learning, The University of Texas at Austin MMT, Music Therapy, Appalachian State University BM, Music Therapy, Appalachian State University

Classes Being Taught:

MUS 1810 Introduction to Music Therapy

MUS 3920 Third Year Practicum in Music Therapy

MUS 4810 Principles and Techniques in Music Therapy

MUS 5920 Advanced Music Therapy Practicum