Lori Frances Lundeen-Smith, M.S., CCC-SLP, MT-BC
 Title: Assistant Professor Practice
Clinical Manager, Music Therapy Program
 Dept: Music
 Office: MU 332
 Phone: 216-687-2033,  440-319-2353
 Email: l.lundeensmith@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. MU 332, Cleveland, OH 44115

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M.S., Communication Sciences and Disorders, East Carolina University
B.S., Music Therapy, Illinois State University
Brief Bio:
Lori Lundeen-Smith, M.S., CCC-SLP, MT-BC, Assistant Professor of Practice and Clinical Manager for the CSU Music Therapy Program, previously served as a program administrator, clinical supervisor/manager, clinical music therapist, and music therapy supervisor/internship director for over 30 years within the Center for Music Therapy at The Music Settlement in Cleveland.  She is also a licensed speech-language pathologist in the state of Ohio, and was employed at Western Reserve Speech and Language Partners in Chardon, Ohio.  

Professor Lundeen-Smith's interests as an educator focus upon the supervision and training of pre-professional and professional music therapists in educational, medical, and community-based settings with an emphasis upon successful collaboration and co-treatment with other healthcare professionals.  Her extensive clinical work with clients and patients of all ages experiencing a wide variety of life challenges in diverse settings, as well as her track record in developing effective music therapy programming with community partners, are foundational to her work as Clinical Manager for the CSU Music Therapy Program.   Professor Lundeen-Smith's clinical research and professional writing interests as a dually certified music therapist and speech-language pathologist revolve around evidence-based treatment for individuals diagnosed with ASD, communication delays and disorders, and behavioral disorders.  She is a frequent conference speaker and consultant, and is also a published author.  

Professor Lundeen-Smith is currently serving the profession of music therapy on the Board Development Committee for the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT), the only organization responsible for certification and recertification of music therapists nationally. She served as Chairperson of the CBMT Board of Directors from 2016 to 2018, during the final two years of a 5-year appointment.
Honors and Awards:
2015 Past Presidents Club Award, presented by the Ohio Association for Music Therapy
Teaching Areas:
Music Therapy Measurement and Techniques; Music in Special Education and Therapy, Recreational Music and Program Leadership; Teaching Percussion (Music Therapy Section)
Professional Affiliations:
Board Certified Music Therapist (#01156), Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT)

American Music Therapy Association (AMTA)

Great Lakes Region of the AMTA

Association of Ohio Music Therapists (AOMT)

Certificate of Clinical Competence (#12130751) American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist (SP#11814) The Ohio Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Ohio Speech-Language-Hearing Association (OSLHA)
Professional Service:
Certification Board for Music Therapists - CBMT:
Board of Directors (Term - 2014-2018)
Chair, January 2017-December 2018
Board Liaison-Continuing Education Committee, January 2016-December 2017

American Music Therapy Association - AMTA:
2013-2015 Strategic Priority on Autism Advisory Team
Autism Task Force  
1998 Conference Host Committee (Cleveland, OH)

Great Lakes Region - AMTA:
2007 Conference Host Committee/Co-Chair, Registration
1994-1996; 1989-1992 GLR Executive Board
1989-1992 Regional Editor, Voice of the Lakes

Association of Ohio Music Therapists - AOMT
2015 Past Presidents┬┐ Club Award
1994-1996 President, Ohio Association for Music Therapy
1996-1998 Past President and Government Relations Co-Chair
1992-1994 Secretary
1986-1989 State Editor, Voice of the Lakes