Justine has been a practicing board-certified music therapist since 2006. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Music from San Jose State University with a focus on vocal performance. She received her equivalency in music therapy from the University of the Pacific and her Master of Arts in music therapy from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College. Justine has experience working with a wide variety of needs including autism/special needs, mental health, wellness, chronic and life-threatening illnesses, Alzheimer’s/dementia, and end-of-life.
As a nearly life-long resident of the Central Valley, Justine loves learning about local history and culture. She currently resides in Modesto with her husband and son and spends her free time reading, creating art and music, and traveling in nature.