Finding your joy in music making!


Kristin Jordheim MA, Certified Music Therapist  - Sunnyside/Highland in northwest Denver, Adams County and the greater metro Denver area

Sunnyside’s Piano Teacher brought in her brand new Yamaha grand piano and opened her studio  and music therapy  fifteen years ago on Umatilla Street.  Being able to walk or bike to piano lessons - isn’t that what new urban living is all about?  Kristin offers piano instruction for all ages and abilities through regular weekly lessons, drop in teen and adult piano coaching and can combine online lessons into the schedule. Music therapy services  available through Advantage Music Therapy include individual and group sessions.

Students with special needs, learning differences  and those who are on the autism spectrum (ASD) are welcome.  As a music therapist, Kristin will work from your strengths to help you reach your goals.  Music therapy sessions are available at Advantage Music Therapy to address cognitive development and social  skills goals whether a student has an IEP or not.   Advantage Music Therapy is a Health First Colorado provider.

New!  Group Music Therapy for Children - 
Thursdays June 8
 - July 13, 2017 
6 week session  -  $135
 at Intercession Episcopal Church 3101 E 100th Ave (at Steele St) Thornton  CO     


Music therapy effectively addresses developmental goals through research-based interventions. The credentialed music therapists  (MT-BC or CMT) at Advantage Music Therapy are trained to create success based activities that address developmental skills.  Music therapy builds up a child’s self-esteem and feeds their spirit. 


Contact Advantage Music Therapy for your children who have special needs in the following areas:    

    •    Social skills

    •    Building friendships

    •    Musical interaction

    •    Gross and fine motor skills

    •    Cognitive development


Jueves 8 de junio - 13 de julio, 2017 5:15 pm Sesión de 6 semanas - $ 135
en la Iglesia Episcopal Intercesión 3101 E 100th Ave (en Steele St) Thornton CO, cerca de 104th y Colorado Blvd.
Los padres han estado pidiendo terapia de música en un ambiente de grupo con un ambiente social e interactivo. ¡Estamos emocionados de continuar en nuestra segunda sesión! 

Advantage Music Therapy adds Adams County location
 Music therapy service are available in the community and at Intermezzo Academy of Music 1309 W 121 St Ave Westminster, CO.  CES and SLS waivers accepted. We are a a Health First Colorado provider.


Music Therapy For Autism is a Promising Treatment, Shows a Controlled Study​

Music Therapy is effective in improving social skills of children wth autism
CONCLUSIONS: The study showed that MT (Music Therapy) is an effective method with deep and consistent effects on improving social skills of children with autism. Access PubMed or ask at your library.​                                        

Music is my love, my passion in life and also my full time profession. Everyone has the capacity to make music and receive it’s lifelong benefits.  Age, learning difference and distance are not barriers to starting.