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Music Therapy 101


Monday, October 8, 2018
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Marlo Thomas Center for Global Education and Collaboration
St Jude Children’s Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678

This course is a beginner’s level introductory class to the Music Therapy profession. 

  • Do you think a career in music therapy sounds like a good fit for you, but you want to learn more about it?
  • Are you currently enrolled in college and studying music therapy but are looking for insight into how your study is applied to daily real life situations?

If your answer is yes to any of these questions, then this opportunity was created with you in mind. 

You are invited to join us for Music Therapy 101 at St Jude Children's Research Hospital. The St. Jude Child Life Program is offering a half-day educational session for current and future music therapy students with a realistic view of music therapy’s role in a variety of settings.


To participate, all attendants must have:

  • A minimum education level of a high school senior
  • Completed registration
  • Paid the registration fee of $20
  • Received confirmation of acceptance from our staff

Please note that no professional credit hours will be provided from this session.

Dress Code: Business Casual Attire


Registration is currently open and will close on September 24, 2018.

Lunch, drinks, and snacks are included with registration.

If you arrive before 10:00 am, please do not enter the hospital but do feel free to visit the ALSAC gift shop. Gift shop hours are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, 7 days a week.

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Music Therapy 101 Contact

Doni Anderson
Phone: (901) 595-3020

Amy Love
Phone: (901) 595-7598

St. Jude Tour

Child Life will not provide a tour of the facility during this session. You may contact St. Jude for a general hospital tour at:

General Tour Scheduling
Phone: (901) 578-2041
(800) 877-5833, ext. 2041

Local Accomodations

Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel
(Located 0.47 miles from the hospital)
250 North Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103

Crowne Plaza Memphis Downtown
(Located 0.31 miles from hospital)
300 N. Second Street
Memphis, TN 38105
1 (877) 270-1393

Double Tree Hotel Downtown
(Located 1.12 miles from hospital)
185 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 528-1800

Springhill Suites Downtown
(Located 0.91 miles from hospital)
21 N. Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103
1 (800) 593-6415