Gayle Burdick, MT-BC is a Board Certified Music Therapist. She received her undergraduate degree from Ohio University. She holds a Masters of Education in Instruction and Curriculum as well as being licensed in Early Intervention and Special Education. Gayle took lessons at The Music Settlement as a child and came to work in the Department of Music Therapy from 1977-1982 as a staff music therapist and intern supervisor. She then worked for the Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities as a music therapist and developmental specialist for 32 years, working with children and toddlers with a variety of disabilities. She has presented at regional and national conferences. Gayle has returned to The Music Settlement to work part time.
Ohio University, Cleveland State University