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Mission, Richmond, Either


Music Therapy



Julia Beth Runkle

MT-BC (2014) received her B.A. in Music Therapy from California State University, Northridge with voice as her principal instrument. Her clinical training was at Professional Child Development Associates in Pasadena, CA where she provided music therapy services to children with a variety of developmental delays. Ms. Runkle is a client-centered therapist who focuses on the unique needs of each individual to create musical experiences that promote optimum social, emotional, psychological, and physical development.

Ms. Runkle has worked with diverse clients including those with developmental and learning disabilities, geriatric and memory care, traumatic brain injury, physical disabilities, pediatric oncology, and visual impairments.