We just came across a fine article in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune titled: "5 Things You May Not Know About Music Therapy." It's written by Erinn Frees, a music therapist at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. Although goals and objectives in hospitals are understandably different from those in the school setting, there is some overlap - and the article's simply a good read. Enjoy.
In our metro area, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta has a well established, comprehensive music therapy program. The scope of practice is wide!