Position: Adjunct Assistant Professor, Music Therapy
Pronouns: She / Her / Hers
Employed Since: 2019
B.M.T., M.M.T., Shenandoah University
Allison Terrell received her Bachelor of Music Therapy and Master of Music Therapy from Shenandoah University, completing her internship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Terrell has since worked in private music therapy practices with children, adolescents and adults with a variety of abilities and challenges and in Inova Fair Oaks Hospital where she helped to establish and expand the music therapy program. In 2021, she started her own private music therapy practice, Attune Music Therapy, in Winchester, Virginia. Terrell has supervised and trained music therapy students and in private practice and medical settings locally and in Jamaica through the Jamaica Field Service Project. She has also collaborated with occupational therapy faculty to develop an interdisciplinary fieldwork experience for occupational and music therapy students, in which they work with children in the Winchester community in telehealth and in-person formats.
Allison Terrell enjoys outdoor adventures with her family, dinner with friends and learning how to renovate old houses with her husband, Josh.