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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.
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.”
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
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.