Master’s degree in Music Therapy from Wilfrid Laurier University, a Neurological Music Therapy Certificate from Colorado State University.
Undergraduate degree in Music performance. classical voice and classical piano from York University. I hold Music Therapist Accredited (MTA) status through the Canadian Association of Music Therapy and am the Public Relations chair for the Music Therapy Association of Ontario.
What Is Music Therapy?
Music therapy uses music to enhance non-musical goal; emotional support, physical support, social support and cognitive support.
“Music therapy is the skillful use of music and musical elements by an accredited music therapist (MTA) to promote positive change. Music has nonverbal, creative, structural, and emotional qualities which will be used to build a therapeutic relationship, to facilitate interaction, self-awareness, learning, self-expression, communication and personal development.” –Canadian Association of Music Therapy
Your child will be given the opportunity to explore several instruments including piano, guitar, drums, bells shakers and unique cultural instruments and will be given the opportunity to express him/herself in a creative means.
Clinical documentation such as assessments, treatment plans, and progress notes are an essential part of the music therapy process.
Group Music Therapy
We will be launching 2 groups on Thursdays, one in the AM and one in the PM.
These groups will run for 10 weeks, from May 14 – July 16.
45 minute group- $29.00/ Child
Individual Music Therapy
Individual sessions are available upon request at a convenient time for you and your child. A 10 session commitment is required.
30 minute individual session - $45.00