Patti Catalano is a Board-certified Music Therapist and a Neurologic Music Therapy Fellow. She is a graduate of the University of Dayton and received her Master’s in Music Therapy from Colorado State University. Her experience includes music therapy with children and adults with physical and intellectual/developmental disabilities, children with autism, early intervention, older adults and gerontology, adults with Alzheimer’s and dementia, and children with orthopedic and health impairments. She has been very active on the Music Therapy State Recognition Task Force in Washington State, working with state agencies and the legislature to gain recognition for music therapy. In addition, Patti is the Regional Project Manager for the Wilson Trust Music Therapy Project, a project of the American Music Therapy Association. This project focuses on advancing sustainable music therapy services in the Puget Sound Region in order to help more Washington residents access services.