Music Department

Deborah L. Layman

Deborah L. Layman, MM, MT-BC
Assistant Professor, Music Therapy

Music & Communication Building, Room 357

Deborah Layman, MM, MT-BC, is Cleveland State University’s full-time college lecturer in music therapy. With extensive experience in working with children and adolescents with special needs, Professor Layman brings a wealth of knowledge about the actual practice of evidence-based music therapy. She is on the Board of Directors for the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT), is a frequent presenter and published author, and is in her final stages of completing her doctoral degree in Educational Psychology at Kent State University.