Robin Palmer Blue, MAEd, BCBA, LBA, MT-BC
Robin is a Board Certified and Licensed Behavior Analyst (BCBA, LBA) and a Board Certified Music Therapist (MT-BC) as well as holds a Texas Educator Certificate in Special Education (EC-12). She earned her Bachelor of Music degree in commercial music/vocal performance and music business from Belmont University in Nashville, TN, post-baccalaureate Music Therapy Equivalency degree from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN, Master of Arts in Education degree, special education and early childhood emphasis, from Union University in Jackson, TN, and a graduate academic certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis (GACT-ABA) from the University of North Texas, Distance Learning Program. In addition to her extensive training and continuing education concentration in autism spectrum disorders and Applied Behavior Analysis, she has advanced training in Biomedical Music Therapy Applications from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire and advanced training in standardized therapeutic applications of Neurologic Music Therapy from the Robert F. Unkefer Academy of Neurologic Music Therapy, Colorado State University. With over 15 years experience working with children on the autism spectrum as well as children through adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Robin opened Therapy Connections of South Texas in August of 2008. Therapy Connections continues to grow, providing clinic-based direct and consultation/training Applied Behavior Analysis and Music Therapy services as well as outreach services throughout the Coastal Bend for families, agencies and school systems.