Heather Becvar, MT-BC:
Heather is a Board-Certified Music Therapist who has experience working
with a variety of client populations across New York and Connecticut, as
well as internationally. Her experience includes children, adolescents,
adults and seniors of varying abilities and disabilities, including
Autism Spectrum Disorders, multiple developmental disorders and delays,
learning disorders, neurological and neurodevelopmental disorders,
vision impairments, hearing impairments, childhood cancer patients,
Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Heather has experience working in a variety of
settings including private homes, residential group homes, private
clinics, summer camps, hospitals, homeless shelters and schools ranging
from pre-school through high school.
Heather received her Bachelor of
Science in Music Therapy from Molloy College in Rockville Centre, NY.
Heather focuses on using a humanistic approach to music therapy, priority being on building a client/therapist relationship through the music, while working to reach individual goals.
Siblings gathered around a glockenspiel
during a music therapy session
(Photo used with permission)