Nordoff-Robbins Training

The practice of Nordoff-Robbins music therapy is a unique, music-centered and creative endeavor, necessitating a high level of musical sensitivity and clinical awareness in meeting the needs of a variety of clients. Molloy College has been approved to offer Nordoff-Robbins training by the International Trust of Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy to our Music therapy program students in our on-campus clinic.

Qualifications needed:

  • Board certified music therapist (MT-BC) with Master 's degree in music therapy or matriculating in Master's program in music therapy
  • Highly developed musical skills
  • Demonstrates maturity and openness in interactions with others
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in written work

Highlights include:

  • Study the foundations of Nordoff-Robbins theory and practice
  • Experiential training in cotherapy
  • Develop clinical improvisation tools
  • Leads to Level 1 NR certification
  • Training will take place at The Rebecca Center for Music Therapy at Molloy College

We are accepting Master of Science in music therapy student applications for the Nordoff-Robbins training for the 2017-2018 clinical year. Auditions/interviews will be held between April and June. Applicants must have their MT-BC and be enrolled in or have completed graduate studies in music therapy. Contact for details and an application.

For detailed information regarding Nordoff-Robbins training at Molloy College on Long Island, and to fill out an application, click here.

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Music Therapy, Special Projects Coordinator
Lora Heller, MT-BC, LCAT
1000 Hempstead Avenue Public Square 220 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002


Coleen Petersen
Administrative Assistant