Tamara (Tony) Ollerton
MA, SCMT, MT-BC
Tony completed her undergraduate degree in Music Therapy at Utah State University and her Master's Degree in music-centered psychotherapy at Immaculata University. Tony currently specializes in work with teens dealing with mental health issues, adults in substance abuse recovery and adult and pediatric hospice. She served as the internship director at the University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute and at Primary Children's Hospital and is currently the internship director for ETU where she has been the director since 2005. Tony also has speciality training in TFCBT and received certification in NICMT from the NICU Music Therapy Institute in Florida. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Health Psychology.
Specialties: Music Centered Psychotherapy; adolescents and adults with mental health needs, substance abuse recovery, hospice.
Ida Yoked, MPS, ATR-BC
Ida Yoked is one of the founder and directors of ETU, Expressive Therapies Utah. Ida is a registered Art Therapist, artist, and photographer. Mrs. Yoked received her Master's degree in Art Therapy from Pratt Institute and the School of Visual Arts NYC. Before opening ETU, Ida worked extensively in the mental health system of New York City and New Jersey, focusing mostly on mental illness and chemical addiction. She has served as Director of the Creative Art Therapies at Post Graduate Center for Mental Health in NYC for seven years, as well as director of Project Us (a consumer operated psychosocial club House Program). In addition, she has worked in inpatient and outpatient settings. At ETU, Ida customized art therapy services for special needs populations, workshops for educators in special education services, and academic institutions. Developing a multi modality approach to treatment with aphasia and stroke survivors, she works with all ages providing individual, group, couple, and family therapy.
Specialties: Photo Therapy, addiction, Veterans, special needs, TBI, family therapy, open art studio.
Kelsie Smalley, SCMT, MT-BC, Hospice and Palliative Care Music Therapist
Beth Hardy, SCMT, MT-BC
Jame Hardy - Yoga
Annette Kearl, MA, SCMT, MT-BC
Jenica Taylor, SCMT, MT-BC
McKenna Reynolds, SCMT, MT-BC
Rebecca King, MT-BC
Music Therapy Interns for 2017/18
Kaitlyn Jasmin, KU - July
Allison Smith, CSU - July
Lydia Anthony, Elizabethtown- October
Mai Abe, Loyola - October
Jesse Thielsen, Illinois SU- January 2018
Yuanhui Hu, Maryville U - January 2018
April 2018 - open
July 2018 - open
October 2018 - open