Music Therapy Services of Portland was just awarded a generous grant from WRAMTA – the Western Chapter of the American Music Therapy Association. This grant will enable MTSP to hire a consultant to assist with streamlining an insurance reimbursement process and music therapist, Dawn Iwamasa, to assist with the organization and culmination of our efforts. We look forward to educating our Western Region colleagues upon completion of this project and using this grant to serve more of the Oregon community!
Published by Angie Kopshy
Angie Kopshy received a Master’s in Piano from Boise State University before returning to Portland, Oregon, to study and pursue music therapy. Upon completion of her internship, Angie founded a music therapy clinic that specialized in helping children with autism transform their lives with music, paying particular attention to the enhancement of communication, anxiety reduction, motor planning, and social engagement. Angie recently left her clinic, teaching position at Pacific University and her band, Stoneface Honey, to write in the mountains of Montana. When she isn't helping run Herbaceous Inc., a medical marijuana dispensary in Butte, or facilitating music therapy sessions at Big Sky Music Therapy, Angie is working on her first novel and writing short essays for Behind Every Feminist. Angie is still writing music for Stoneface Honey who released their latest album, Resolved to the Mutual Satisfaction of Both Parties in August of 2018. View all posts by Angie Kopshy