Kerry Devlin, MMT, MT-BC (she/her) is senior music therapist at the Johns Hopkins Center for Music and Medicine. She has worked as a music therapist for nearly 10 years and is currently a Ph.D. researcher in the Doctoral Programme in Music Therapy at Aalborg University. As a disabled clinician, Devlin understands the unique experience of moving through the health care system as both a patient and a provider. She is passionate about disability justice and affirming the lived experience of therapy participants through co-constructed music experiences.
Devlin is adjunct faculty at the Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University and Shenandoah University, where she teaches/has taught courses centered on inclusive music education pedagogy, clinical music therapy practice, and telehealth approaches in music therapy. Her research has been published in the Nordic Journal of Music Therapy, Music Therapy Perspectives, and Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports.