Spirit of Maryville 2014: Crystal Weaver

Crystal Weaver receiving an award from Tom Eschen

Crystal Weaver, ’04, ’10, earned her BA in music therapy and her master’s in rehabilitation counseling. She is the senior music therapist at SLU Cancer Center and is also responsible for fostering community partnerships with the St. Louis Symphony and the SLU School of Fine and Performing Arts.

Such partnerships allow professional and amateur musicians to perform for patients while they receive chemotherapy treatments in the Infusion Center. Weaver is also responsible for supervising music therapy staff, student volunteers and music therapy internship students from Maryville University. In addition, she is an adjunct faculty member at Maryville University in both the music therapy and rehabilitation counseling programs.