Episode 35 // Catherine Hershey

In Episode 35 of the Guitars & Granola Bars podcast, I’m chatting with Catherine Hershey. Catherine talks about completing her internship in NYC while pregnant, how starting her blog was a turning point in her postpartum year, and the unique opportunity she has to design her ideal music therapy career.

Meet Catherine

Catherine Hershey

Catherine is a Board Certified Music Therapist currently filling the role of stay-at-home-mom to an energetic 1 year old boy. She maintains her professional identity by blogging, networking with other music therapists, and seeking out opportunities for advocacy.

Catherine enjoys exploring San Diego with her toddler and husband, reading old books, and drinking the occasional glass of wine.


Music Therapy Repertoire Challenge //Catherine’s blog, where she challenges music therapists to learn a new song every week. Connect with her community on Facebook.

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