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Amanda Maestro-Scherer has been advancing the field of music therapy through quality clinical services and increased media awareness through successful advocacy.

The Inner Light Podcast

The Inner Light Podcast

Podcast: The Gift of Being Still

In this podcast, music therapist Amanda Maestro-Scherer shares her experiences working with children and their families at end-of-life.

“As a music therapist, Amanda translates her gift into music, and you’ll get to hear one of the songs she co-wrote with parents of a child who passed away soon after.”

A Spyhop Documentary Production

A Spyhop Documentary Production

Documentary: One Note At A Time

"One Note at a Time" is a 2012 PitchNic documentary film, created as part of Spy Hop’s advanced filmmaking class by Alisha Archibald and Morgan Pratt.

"One Note at a Time" takes a close look at local music therapists who help youth affected by spectrum disorders express themselves through the power of music.

This documentary features music therapist Amanda Maestro-Scherer at the Kauri Sue Hamilton School, a school for children with special needs in Riverton, Utah.

KUTV News Special 2016

KUTV News Special 2016

KUTV News Special

In this news segment from KUTV, the role of music therapy to help children who have lost a sibling, is seen through Hailey. During music therapy sessions with Amanda Maestro-Scherer, Hailey channeled her grief and turned it into music.