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Hi Team! Happy Friday 😃 Wishing you all the best as you head into the weekend. Here is your Friday 5! Life Hack Write things down, especially your goals. This has been invaluable to me. https://www.positivityblog.com/write-things-down/ What I’m Listening To Girl on Fire – Alicia Keys I chose this song because I had an EPIC day on Tuesday. Alicia visited our hospital and I got to lead patients and families in singing this song to Alicia Keys herself, and of course she helped. I’m still geeking out a bit. She…

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You all are the best. I love hearing from you, so thank you for your feedback, kind words, and questions. Here is your Friday 5. How I’m Reading I know I usually do a “what I’m reading”, but you might be wondering how I get through so many books. Audible is the answer. It’s a great way to turn your commute into a college course or a pleasurable escape. Tech When you need to play songs at work, or at home for that matter, I hope you’re using tech to…

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It’s time for the Friday 5! I hope you’ve had a great week. What I’m Listening To This fun bluegrass version of The Way You Make Me Feel Tech Tool When I need to record decent-sounding drums at work, I use the Roland Octapad SPD-30. I usually map it to midi drums inside Logic. So fun. Productivity Tip When I’m feeling overwhelmed, I write down everything I need to do on one side of a piece of paper. Then I flip it over and write down just one of those…

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Friday 5!

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Hi team, Thanks for reading today. Here is your Friday 5 – have a great weekend! What I’m Reading Modern Man in Search of a Soul by Carl Jung Fascinating Story The Last da Vinci – In 2005, a painting was picked up at an estate sale that had some interesting features. The painting was restored to its original state and now experts are certain it was painted by Leonardo da Vinci. Can you imagine? It’s about to be auctioned off, but I had a chance to see it today…

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Hi Everyone, Here is your Friday 5! Have a great weekend, and remember to check out past weeks’ resources if you’re new to this 😉 Read Significant Aspects of Client-Centered Therapy by Carl Rogers. I’ve made it a goal this year to revisit works by some of the great psychotherapists. This is a pretty quick read – can probably be completed in 1-3 sittings. Listen Just My Imagination – The Temptations Last night I saw Ain’t Too Proud, a musical about The Temptations that premiered in Berkeley, CA. So many…

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Hi team, There have been some really tough events around the world over the last few weeks. I doubt there is a single member in our community who hasn’t been affected in some way, either directly or by association. Please be good to yourselves and to others, and continue promoting harmony with your warm hearts and talents. You’ll notice that I’m trying to keep the tone of my emails upbeat, but it’s not without feeling the gravity of the challenges we are facing. Keep smiling and doing what you do,…

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Happy Friday! Here are 5 tips/tools/resources to kick off your weekend. Remember that you can always time travel and catch up on past editions at Music Therapy Source 😃 Have a friend that would enjoy these emails? Forward this on and tell them to sign up on the website! And your 5 starts….now! InstaWisdom A good reminder about what to focus on from a pioneer in management… Music for the Weekend Tenariwen. Tasty Saharan Tuareg music with groove-driven guitar riffs and a trancy rhythm section. Their story is fascinating, peppered with tragedy and unexpected success….

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Friday 5 – Heading Into Fall

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Hi team! Welcome to the weekend 😃 Please enjoy the Friday 5, and remember that you can see past editions at Music Therapy Source. What I’m Reading The recently released Imagine Early Childhood Music Therapy Online Magazine. Save the Date Want to come hang with me in San Francisco? Want to learn about music therapy in the NICU from some of the best researchers and clinicians in the field? Put January 19th, 2018 on your calendar for an all-day lecture by Dr. Jayne Standley and friends. It will be hosted at UCSF Benioff…

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Friday 5

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Good afternoon! And happy Friday:) Firstly, a big thank you and shout out to everyone who took my short guitar survey. If you haven’t taken it and you have a couple minutes, I’d really appreciate it! I’ll share some of those insights in an upcoming email. For now, here is your Friday 5! What to Listen ToNever Been to Spain I love the guitar solo and harmonies in this blast from the past What to ReadPresence by Amy Cuddy Weird Thing to Do Cold Showers and Hot Saunas (podcasts) I often tune in to a podcast called Found My Fitness by Dr….

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Friday 5! Productivity, philosophy, and more

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It’s the Friday 5! Remember that you can check out past 5’s at Music Therapy Source. Last week’s special edition about vocal health was particularly popular. Also, please forward this to your music therapy friends and tell them to sign up so they never miss out! Productivity I mentioned this app a couple weeks ago, but I didn’t really highlight how MUCH I use it. Evernote is an incredibly useful tool. I use it for archiving things like photographs, important documents, and correspondences I want to revisit. I also use…

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