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NWACC Music Club to Host Music & Occupational Therapist | November 18


NWACC Music Club will be hosting Music and Occupational Therapist Dr. Jeannie Eichler.

Dr. Eichler, University of Arkansas professor, will discuss the importance of music within a holistic treatment plan for those in a variety of health and wellness settings, and discuss the career of music therapist. 

When: November 18 at 6:30 pm

Where: Burns Hall, room 2105

 

About Dr. Eichler

  • Eichler earned a doctorate in curriculum and instruction from Saint Louis University in 2018, a master of occupational therapy from the University of Saint Augustine for health sciences in 2001 and a bachelor's degree in music therapy from Loyola University in 1989.
  • She is a registered, licensed occupational therapist and previously taught at Saint Louis University.
  • Her areas of ongoing research and scholarship include life transition skills across the lifespan, social skills and social competency development, and self-determination and self-advocacy.
  • She has given numerous peer-reviewed presentations at international, national, state, regional and local meetings.