DFW Location: 405 Harwood Rd, Bedford TX
MEET HOPE wentz, mt-bc
Hope Wentz graduated from West Texas A&M's School of Music with her Bachelor's of Music in Music Therapy. She completed her internship in a large public school district's special education program. Hope is a Board Certified Music Therapist and now serves the same district's 400 special education students and 38 classrooms as an employee of Sing Your Way Home. In addition, Hope enjoys serving her community by bringing music to many local programs for those with disabilities. Hope combines her passion for music, people, and learning, to provide high-quality music therapy and music services to a variety of clientele. In her free time, Hope enjoys leading worship for her local church, songwriting, and hiking.
meet Amy Madrid, mt-bc
Amy Madrid is a board certified music therapist living in the DFW area with her husband and baby girl, Ondine. She is a classically trained pianist, completing her pre-college music studies in Latvia where she was raised. Amy holds a bachelor’s degree in piano performance from Southwestern Assemblies of God University and completed her equivalency degree in music therapy from Sam Houston State University. Amy split her internship among two sites, one with Heart and Harmony, which focused on individual clients with special needs, and the second with Cook Children’s Medical Center. Amy currently works with children and adults with special needs as well as adolescents with mental illness.
meet Dayna Coppedge, MA, MT-BC
Dayna Coppedge is a board certified music therapist (MT-BC). Dayna holds a Bachelors of Arts in Music (clarinet emphasis) from Abilene Christian University and a Master of Arts (Music Therapy Equivalency) from Texas Woman’s University. She completed her internship with Seasons Hospice in Houston before returning to DFW area to pursue her dreams of becoming a music therapist. Dayna currently works with individuals with special needs.
San Angelo Location:
MEET AMY rogers, mt-bc
Amy graduated with a Bachelor's of Music in Music Therapy from West Texas University in Canyon, TX. She completed her internship at the Matheny Medical and Educational Center in Peacock, NJ and then began her graduate work at Colorado State University, in Fort Collins, CO. Amy worked for Metro Music Therapy, serving the Denver metroplex and a wide variety of clients including: Alzheimer's group homes, long term care facilities, adult day habilitation programs, and homebound and medically fragile children. After marrying the man of her dreams and moving back to Texas, Amy began working as a music therapist for the special education program in a large public school district. She recently completed 9 years of work for the district, serving over 400 students in 38 classrooms, ranging from life skills to functional academic skills each year. Amy also contracted with a Medicaid Family Service Waiver program for 7 years on a part time basis, serving clients in their homes as a part of their community integration program. Fulfilling a long desire to return to San Angelo to be near family, Amy and her family recently moved back to the Concho Valley and looks forward to bringing music therapy to this area. Amy serves the Southwestern Region of the American Music Therapy Association (www.swamta.com) as Treasurer, and the American Music Therapy Association (www.musictherapy.org) as a representative on the financial advisory committee.