Music Therapy: Mind, Body, Soul (IN PERSON)
Tue (6 Sessions) Jan 10 - Feb 14 | 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Music holds therapeutic potential for people of all ages. This 6-week music therapy program will explore a range of interventions to help support any interested participant in their wellness journey. Across the program we will engaged in active music making and receptive musical experiences to deepen our understandings of ourselves, our needs, and our health. This program is open to anyone with an interest in participating in group music therapy. No musical experience is necessary. This program is not designed for people living with a cognitive health issue.
Victoria McNeill (MMus, MTA) has been working as an accredited music therapist since 2014. Victoria began her professional career providing music therapy services as part of the Cummings Centre's many memory care groups. Since that time, the services at the Cummings Centre have grown to include a broad range of programs in the social services department as well as a range of therapeutic and educational music programs. In addition to her music therapy work, Victoria is also an accomplished classical musician, with degrees in classical French horn performance from Memorial University and McGill University. During her time as a music therapist, Victoria has worked with individuals aged 2 to 102 and has served individuals with a wide array of abilities.
- COURSE CODE: MART-2067
- LOCATION: Cummings Centre, 5700 Westbury Avenue Montreal, Quebec H3W 3E8
- LANGUAGE: English
- INSTRUCTOR: VICTORIA MCNEILL
- MATERIALS PROVIDED: Yes