Dr. Joy Allen

Chair, Music Therapy Department
Acting Director, Music & Health Institute
Berklee College of Music

Joy Allen, PhD, MT-BC is an accomplished clinician, researcher, and educator with extensive experience in psychological health, pain management, and trauma informed education and supervision. Dr. Allen routinely collaborates with educational, healthcare and community leaders on the design and implementation of music and health-centered programs. This includes identifying health-related outcomes being addressed within these programs, as well as targeting resources to ensure sustainability outside of structured individual and group experiences. In addition to serving as Chair, Music Therapy, Dr. Allen is the Founding and Acting Director, Music & Health Institute, Berklee College of Music.