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Welcome, Cindy Markham, MT-BC, to the UpBeat Music Therapy family!

Originally from Oregon City, Oregon, Cindy is an accomplished vocalist as well as auto harpist and recorder player.  Cindy’s gentle nature and welcoming demeanor make her an ideal music therapist for older adults, especially those receiving hospice or palliative care.  She has performed with numerous bands, choirs and other ensembles, including her family’s Markham Band.

Cindy earned her Bachelor of Music Therapy at Marylhurst University (with honors) and completed her clinical internship at a RiverCross Hospice in Wichita, Kansas.  Her professional background includes many years in the legal field.  Cindy’s desire to make deep and meaningful connections through music and her ability to bring peace, comfort, joy and well-being to her clients make her a terrific addition to the team!