Jaycee VorheesExecutive Director

Jaycie Voorhees, MM, SCMT, MT-BC

Jaycie Voorhees, MT-BC is a mover and shaker in Salt Lake City, bringing harmony to corporate, wellness, and therapeutic groups through her company Harmony Music Therapy.

With over 10 years experience as an entrepreneur and Board Certified Music Therapist, Jaycie has held a leadership position as president of the Utah Association of Music Therapy for 4 years where her leadership skills brought about significant growth and program development.

A passionate entrepreneur, she is focused on the evidence-based application of music therapy through private practice, agency contracts, corporate events, and wellness programs. Jaycie combines her zest for life with her passion for music, bringing energizing and effective change to her clients and their teams.

Jaycie is also the Director of Corporate Harmony, providing Team Building Drumming Workshops to Corporations throughout Utah.

 

Cassie BringhurstMusic Therapist, Team Member

Cassie Bringhurst, SCMT, MT-BC

Cassie is a graduate from Utah State University where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy and earned a minor in Family Consumer Human Development (FCHD). While at Utah State, Cassie also received her Gerontology Certificate. Cassie completed her six-month music therapy internship at Primary Children’s Hospital, and now works with clients with special needs in a variety of settings. In her free time, Cassie enjoys hiking and exploring the outdoors.

 

Kaitlin CooperMusic Therapist, Team Member

Kaitlin Cooper, SCMT, MT-BC

Kaitlin is passionate about the empowering quality of music therapy.  She graduated from Utah State University with a Music Therapy degree after completing her clinical training at both the University Neuropsychiatric Institute and Logan Regional Hospital.  At these locations she helped children, adolescents and adults as they navigated mental health crises.  She also aided adult patients with pain management and emotional processing as they faced hospitalization.  When Kaitlin is not with clients she enjoys caring for her daughter, running a home baking business, and being with family.

 

Shannon LovelandMusic Therapist, Team Member

Shannon Loveland, SCMT, MT-BC

Shannon graudated Cum Laude from Utah State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in music therapy, and is a board certified music therapist. She completed her clinical training in Bellevue, WA, working with children with developmental disabilities, adults with traumatic brain injuries, and adults with mental illness in the homeless population in Seattle. She also volunteered overseas with the Jamaican Field Service Project, bringing the benefits of music therapy and music education to children and adults in rural areas of Jamaica.

She has a passion for the health and wellness of those who are victims of abuse, neglect, trauma, and mental illness, and for speaking for all those who have yet to find their voice. She specializes in songwriting and composition, and has an extensive background in music teaching and adaptive music lessons. When she is not working, she loves finding and making new recipes, writing poetry, and spending time outdoors with her friends and family.

 

Monica MoserMusic Therapist, Team Member

Monica Moser, SCMT, MT-BC

Monica graduated Summa Cum Laude from Utah State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy and a double minor in Psychology and Japanese. She completed her six-month internship at Oregon State Hospital in Salem, Oregon, working with adults with psychiatric and mental-health needs. She has loved working with a variety of populations over the course of her career, including geriatrics with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, children exposed to domestic violence, and adults facing crises and mental health diagnoses. Chocolate, good company, exploring the beauty of nature, and experiencing stories of all kinds are a few of the things Monica loves to enjoy in her free time.

 

Karli ParrishMusic Therapist, Team Member

Karli Parrish, SCMT, MT-BC

Karli graduated Cum Laude from Utah State University with a degree in Music Therapy in 2015. She also earned a minor in Psychology. She completed a nine month internship at Hartvigsen School where she worked with children and adolescents diagnosed with a variety of special needs. Karli loves working with the early childhood population and is always amazed by their energy and enthusiasm for music. Spending time with her family and soaking up sunshine are two of the activities that Karli enjoys most in life!

 

Mylie PayneMusic Therapist, Team Member

Mylie Payne, SCMT, MT-BC

Mylie graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor’s degree in Oboe Performance, and from Colorado State University with a Master’s degree in Music Therapy. She completed her six-month internship at Expressive Therapies Utah, a private practice that specializes in music therapy in the areas of hospice, special needs, mental health and recovery with adolescents and adults. Mylie loves to work with people of all ages, including special needs populations, individuals with mental health diagnoses, and older adults with dementia and those on hospice.

In her free time, she loves to hike, run, try new restaurants, and explore the beautiful outdoors!

 

Leah (Yuanhui) HuMusic Therapist, Team Member

Leah (Yuanhui) Hu, SCMT, MT-BC

Leah, who comes from China, is pursuing her passion for music therapy in the United States. Growing up with playing the violin, she understands the significance and the connection one can have with music. She recently completed her thesis to obtain her Master’s degree in music therapy from Maryville University St. Louis. Leah has experience working with individuals with special needs, geriatrics with Alzheimer’s, hospice, at-risk teenagers, addiction recovery, eating disorder and adults with mental health diagnoses. She enjoys the nature of Utah, coffee and chocolate chip cookies in her free time.