Amy Foley, MMT, MT-BC (Owner/Director)
Amy is a Board-Certified Music Therapist and the owner/director of Heartstring Melodies,LLC.  She loves coming to work every day to combine her passion for helping others and her love of music in her rewarding career as a music therapist. Amy received her Bachelor of Music Therapy degree from Eastern Michigan University.  She completed her music therapy internship at the Monroe County Intermediate School District in Monroe, MI working with individuals with special needs ages 2-26.  Upon the passing of her board examination, Amy began working at a private center for school-aged children with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities in Cincinnati.  While working, she completed her Master of Music Therapy degree at Georgia College & State University, specializing in individuals with special needs. Amy currently works with the Center for Autism & Dyslexia to provide music therapy services.  Amy grew up in Findlay and is excited to bring music therapy services back to her hometown area.  Amy’s primary instrument is flute, although she enjoys playing guitar, piano, and singing as well.  She currently serves as the Vice President for the Association of Ohio Music Therapists and looks forward to spreading information about music therapy throughout Northwest Ohio.  Amy is also on the Task Force for Ohio to pursue formal recognition of the profession of music therapy within the state.​​

​Emily Crabtree, MS, MT-BC

Emily is a music therapist with Heartstring Melodies, LLC.  She holds the board-certification for music therapists credential.  Emily received her Bachelor of Music from Marshall University in Huntington, WV in 2011 and received her Master of Science degree in Music Therapy at Radford University in Radford, VA in 2016.  She completed her music therapy internship at Opportunities for Positive Growth in Kokomo, IN working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Throughout her studies, she has worked in Behavioral Healthcare and in Direct Care Services with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Emily has had experience in several music therapy settings including elementary and high schools, college transition programs, community living facilities, juvenile detention centers, nursing homes, and hospice, as well as adaptive learning experiences in behavioral health and with blind and visually impaired individuals of all ages.
Emily enjoys traveling, being outdoors, drinking coffee, playing board games, and learning about and playing historical instruments! She is moving to Findlay with her boyfriend, Alan; her dog, Riley; and her cat, Scott Calvin. She is excited to be providing services with Heartstring Melodies, LLC!
Core Values
Empowerment * Quality * Integrity * Creativity * Independence

Mission Statement:

The mission of Heartstring Melodies, LLC is to provide music therapy services to empower clients and encourage them to strive towards independence.  We aim to preserve the integrity and creativity of our therapists in order to implement quality and individualized music therapy experiences for each client.

Guiding Principles:

Heartstring Melodies will be guided by the following principles:
  • Empower clients to reach their full potential
  • Support an environment for independent thinking and doing
  • Uphold the integrity of morals and beliefs
  • Be creative and devoted to providing quality experiences