Department of Music


Deborah L. Layman,  MM, MT-BC
College Lecturer - 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. 


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Mailing Address
Cleveland State University
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Department of Music
2121 Euclid Avenue, MU 332
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Campus Location
Music and Communication
Building, Room 332
2001 Euclid Avenue
Kate Bill
Phone: 216.687.5039
Fax: 216.687.9279
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