Conference Presentations
 
Chris Barton frequently presents workshops and residencies around the country.
 
Her general areas of specialty include:
  • Children with hearing loss who wear cochlear implants and hearing aids
  • Children with autism and autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
  • Development of music intervention or music therapy programs
  • Creative renewal
Current presentation topics include:
  • Nurturing Music Development in Children with Hearing Loss
  • Music as a Means of Communication in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • The TuneUps Approach-an integrated music and communication method developed by Chris Barton, MM, MT-BC and Amy McConkey Robbins, CCC-SLP
  • Music and the Multiply Challenged Child
PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS
2015 Keynote Speaker Great Start Conference- Hershey, PA
2014 EHDI Hands & Voices Family Conference- Indianapolis, IN
2014 AGBell- Orlando, FL
2013 Keynote Speaker Hearing for Children- Pittsburgh, PA
2013 DePaul School for Hearing and Voice- Pittsburgh, PA
2013 Western PA School for the Deaf- Pittsburgh, PA
2013 Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters- Norfolk, VA
2012 AGBell Scottsdale, AZ
2011 HEAR Indiana State Conference-Indianapolis, IN
2011 Keynote Presenter-Wisconsin Family Learning Vacation- Roshalt, WI
2010 Alexander Graham Bell Convention-Orlando, FL
2010
Great Lakes Regional Music Therapy Conference, Indianapolis, IN
2010
Workshop at Heuser Hearing Institute, Louisville, KY.
2009
Lecture University of Indianapolis Psychology Doctoral Students and Faculty-Indianapolis, IN
2009/2010
Presentation Indiana University Piano Pedagogy Students and Young Pianists Program Faculty-Bloomington, IN
2009
Co-Presenter with Amy McConkey Robbins, Clarke School for the Deaf-Northampton, MA
2009
Co-Presenter with Amy McConkey Robbins, CCC-SLP, AHEC Conference-Greenville, NC
2008
Keynote Speaker, CCCDP/NC AG Bell- Ashboro, NC
2008
Invited Speaker (with Amy McConkey Robbins, CCC-SLP and Charles Limb, MD) ASHA Convention-Chicago, IL
2008
Alexander Graham Bell Convention-Milwaukee, WI
2007
Lecture, Indiana University- Bloomington, IN 
2007
HEAR Indiana State Conference-Purdue University, Lafayette, IN 
2007
AMTA  National Conference- Louisville, KY
2007
Great Lakes Regional Music Therapy Conference- Cleveland, OH
2007
Advanced Bionics Investigator Meeting- Nashville, TN
2006
 Indiana Music Therapists- Indianapolis, IN
2006
Great Lakes Regional Music Therapy Conference- Novi, MI
2006
Advanced Bionics Advanced Seminar- Minneapolis, MN
2005
Advanced Bionics Advanced Seminar- Denver, CO
2005
HEAR Indiana, First Annual State Conference- Indianapolis, IN
2005
Lecture, Indiana University Purdue University- Indianapolis, IN
2004
Lecture, University of Dayton- Dayton, OH
2004
Auditory Rehabilitation Workshop- Indianapolis, IN
2004
Indiana State Music Educators Conference- Indianapolis, IN
2004
A.G. Bell Conference- Anaheim, CA
1996
College Music Society Institute on Women, Music and Gender, Indiana University-Bloomington, IN
1995
Keynote address, National Association for Music Therapy Great Lakes Regional Conference-Ann Arbor, MI
1986-1994
Keynote addresses, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Michigan and Texas Association for the Education of the Young Child Conferences
1992-1993
Music Educators National Conference-Ann Arbor, MI
1992
Keynote address, Michigan School-Agers Conference-Grand Rapids, MI
   
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