About Us

Shelley Newpher, MA, MT-BC
Board-Certified Music Therapist
Certified Children's Yoga Instructor

Creativity in Motion: Music, Movement & Art Camp is owned and operated by Shelley Newpher, a board-certified music therapist with a Master’s degree in music therapy from Berklee College of Music, and a music degree in harp performance from Miami University.  Having served as an after school program director, after school art teacher, preschool music and movement instructor, and currently as the music therapist in the NC Chatham County schools, she is experienced and excited to inspire creativity in a fun-filled camp environment!  She has also received a Kidding Around Yoga children's yoga instructor certification. She plays the harp, guitar, ukulele, percussion, and piano, which your children will have the opportunity to explore, among other rhythm instruments, during their week. With the help of an assistant, she is looking forward to creating music, art projects, and movement activities together!