Musical Brain Work-Out for Executive Functioning (With Teacher Leif, MT-BC)
In this one-time course, students will participate in a variety of music based games designed (and proven) to increase attention, memory, and executive functioning. Great for all students & geared for neurodiverse learners/autism/ADHD!
Teacher Leif, MT-BC
15 total reviews for this teacher
9 reviews for this class
Completed by 27 learners
learners per class
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In this music-based course, students will participate in a variety of different 'games' that utilize Musical Executive Functioning techniques, an evidence-based protocol in Music Therapy. These games improve joint attention, fixed attention, and bi-hemispheric communication (primes the brain for learning), all while feeling like a rock-star! Students will learn how to use these techniques on their own as a brain warm-up or brain break between learning. Any student is welcome to join,...
This class is taught in English.
Students will participate in and learn music-based games to increase focus, attention, memory, and other executive functions.
Board Certified Music Therapist Certified Neurologic Music Therapist Banff Centre For Creative Arts Residency 5+ years Special Ed Experience & Training in IEP environment
Students may attend this course multiple times. No homework will be assigned, however, it is encouraged students utilize these techniques on there own after class!
Students are requested to bring an instrument or toy instrument of any kind to class. If you do not have one available, household items like pots, pans, spoons, sticks, or anything that shakes will work (even a toilet paper roll filled with rice!)
No progress will be tracked unless requested by parent for returning student.
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Teacher Leif, MT-BC
Board Certified Music Therapist, Neurologic Music Therapist, 5+ years in Education, Berklee College of Music Graduate, published writer, songwriter, & poet
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
15 total reviews
26 completed classes
Welcome! My name is Leif and I am a Board Certified Music Therapist and Neurologic Music Therapist with a specialization in education (specifically IEP-based services). I am also a published writer (Oxford University Press) and songwriter. I am...