Diane Garrison Langston, MM, MT-BC, is a music therapist with US Department of Veterans Affairs and works in the Creative Forces®: NEA Military Healing Arts Network at Malcom Randall VA Medical Center in Gainesville, Florida. She is a nationally board-certified music therapist with extended training in Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT) practice. Diane graduated from Florida State University with her BA and MA degrees in Music Therapy, with clinical practice and research focused on utilizing music therapy for active duty military personnel and veterans.
At the VA, Diane is a member of the clinical interdisciplinary teams working with Creative Forces Network to develop protocols and best practices for delivering music therapy services via telehealth to veterans in rural communities through the Rural Veterans TeleRehabilitation Initiative. She has presented on the delivery of music therapy via telehealth both throughout the United States at national and regional conferences, and internationally. Diane is currently on the board for the Southeast Regional district of the American Music Therapy Association. She is also a published author who regularly advocates for music therapy research and services with veterans, their families, and the communities they live in.