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Jodi is on a Panel at The NAMM Show January 25th at 3pm

Healthy Touring – Maintaining a Healthy Headspace on the Road Looking forward to participating on this valuable panel at NAMM Show Thursday, January 25th at 3pm (Anaheim Convention Center – ACC Level 1 Lobby). I will be proudly representing Music Industry Therapist Collective (MITC) along with Whitney O’Malley, LMFT. If you are... [Read more ⇒]

Touring and Mental Health: The Music Industry Manual

EXCITING NEWS!! Released March 23, 2023 in the US and UK through Omnibus Press and supported by Live Nation! 80 interviews, 30 chapters totaling 620 pages Touring and Mental Health: The Music Industry Manual! This is the AMAZING book that I co-wrote a chapter for through the incredible group I am part of Music Industry Therapist Collective (MITC). Thank... [Read more ⇒]

Jodi Participated at ILMC in London 2023

I thoroughly enjoyed participating at the International Live Music Conference  (ILMC 35) London February 27-March 3, 2023. I joined colleagues with The Music Industry Therapists Collective (MITC) and presented at 1 of 3 workshops we did. I also spoke at an ILMC Futures Forum Soapbox Session. Thank you to ILMC and MITC for inviting me to participate!  Read More →

Music industry veteran-turned-music therapist, Jodi Milstein, LMFT, LPCC, on providing help for artists and industry execs alike.

Helping the Music Industry Cope – Billboard Magazine Article

Billboard Magazine’s Hannah Karp interviewed me for a very cool music industry piece in the publication’s News section, “From The Desk Of”.  This article appeared on  and as a two page spread in Billboard Magazine’s September 2-15, 2017 issue. The article explores how I have successfully combined two... [Read more ⇒]

Band Therapy with The Menstruators

Band Therapy Article – Wall Street Journal “Battling Bands: This Next Song is Dedicated to Our Therapist”

I was interviewed by Erich Schwartzel for a terrific piece in The Wall Street Journal regarding band therapy and how my company, RockStar Therapy, works with band members to air grievances, improve communication skills, and work on improving coping strategies.  This article appeared on the front page of the Wall Street Journal on Thursday, August... [Read more ⇒]

Touring Is Hard and Band Therapists Are Here to Help – VICE Interview

These mental health professionals know what it feels like when the van breaks down, when the booker shorts the fee, or when your drummer is just being a dick. I am proud of the work I do with artists, musicians and bands and how I’ve been able to blend my previous career as a music industry executive with my current career as a psychotherapist. Life... [Read more ⇒]

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