Music Therapy Staff


Conio Loretto, MS, MT-BC, LCAT, Director of Creative Arts Therapies

Beth Deyermond, MT-BC, Music Therapy Department Chairperson

Amanda Ruddy, MT-BC, Staff Clinician

Rebecca Erson, MT-BC, Staff Clinician



  • A member of the Center’s Music Therapy program (Conio Loretto) was invited to sit on a panel of Music Therapists (Spring 2012) at Marywood University to answer questions from students currently studying Music Therapy.
  • Two Music Therapists (Lindsay Markworth & Lindsay Rossmiller) gave a case study at the National Conference of the American Music Therapy Association in Chicago (November 2012).
  • In March 2013, two Music Therapists (Conio Loretto & Beth Deyermond) gave a presentation to the Music Therapy students at SUNY Fredonia.
  • All members of the Music Therapy team had the opportunity to attend the regional conference of the American Music Therapy Association in Scranton, PA (Spring 2013).  Members of our team (Conio Loretto, Beth Deyermond and Amanda Ruddy) also assisted in the coordination of the conference by serving as Committee Chairpersons.  At the conference, Conio was elected to the Regional Executive Board as the Student Affairs Advisor.