Music Therapist

(Lisa Sampson)

Lisa Sampson is a Board Certified Music Therapist, graduate of ASU and owner of "Creative Arts Therapy Services", a successful company, contracting Music and Art Therapists throughout Maricopa County for almost 30 years. She gained clinical experience during her general hospital internship in Cleveland, has initiated many cutting edge, innovative creative arts therapy programs Valleywide and has a passion for the arts.

As a founding member, she currently serves as President of the Board for Scottsdale Neighborhood Arts Place or “SNAP”, a
local nonprofit. She previously served with Scottsdale Arts in Education Council, Global Child Advocates Inc., Brain Injury Association of Arizona and the Advisory Council and Program Committee of Free Arts (for Abused Children).

Lisa enjoys implementing new cutting edge services in healthcare and educational settings and has authored numerous funded grants. Her forte’ is working with critically ill, hospice, ASD, oncology, psychiatric and chemical dependency patients and family members, facilitating life changes and healing through musical interventions.