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Kristin Maya Story

Maya Story

Department of Music
Clinical Coordinator, Music Therapy Program
St. Catherine Hall
503.534.7054
mstory@marylhurst.edu

Education

PhD research student, Aalborg University

MS in Music Therapy, Indiana University at Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN.
Thesis: Second Life as a Virtual Learning Environment for the Clinical Training of Music Therapists

B.Mus. in Music Therapy, University of Miami

Other Training

Fellow of the Association for Music and Imagery
Advanced guided imagery and music training

Instrument/Subject

Music Therapy

Classes Taught

Introduction to Music Therapy
Beginning Practicum Seminar
Advanced Practicum Seminar
Theory and Practice with Adults
Music Therapy and Mental Health
Senior Project

About

Maya Story is the clinical coordinator for the music therapy program in the Marylhurst Department of Music. Maya's research and areas of interest are in guided imagery and music as a means of clinical support and inner transformation, and concepts related to social media and technology. Maya is currently a PhD Research student at Aalborg University.

Professional Associations

American Music Therapy Association
Association for Music and Imagery (president)
Western Region of the American Music Therapy Association
Oregon Music Therapists

Publications

Music Therapy and Avatars: Reflections on Virtual Learning Environments for Music Therapy Students. Voices: A World Forum for Music Therapy, [S.l.], v. 14, n. 1, jan. 2014. ISSN 1504-1611. Available at:CLICK HERE to be directed to the article online.

Presentations

European Music Therapy Congress Conference, Oslo, Norway (2013)
The Association for Music and Imagery Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (2013)
11th Annual American Music Therapy Association National Conference, San Diego, CA (2009)
Music Technology Conference IUPUI, Indianapolis (2007)

Awards

Faculty Innovation and Excellence Grant (2013)
Faculty Technology Grant (2011)

Related News

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Music Therapy Master's Program Approved

The Marylhurst University Board of Trustees approved a new Master of Arts in Music Therapy degree program in October 2014. Classes start September 2015.

Calendar

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November 22, 2014

Marylhurst Department of Music Presents: TESTAMENT OF FREEDOM

Marylhurst Choirs perform Randall Thompson's rousing patriotic masterpiece, a setting of the writings of Thomas Jefferson for large chorus and wind...

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November 24, 2014

Marylhurst Choral Invitational

Featuring choral programs from around Portland and Vancouver in a grand celebration of singing!

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December 02, 2014

Prior Learning Assessment Information Session

For those interested in receiving college credit for documented college-level learning from employment, volunteer work, or other learning experienc...

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