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Introduction to Music Therapy

July 17, 2021 - July 18, 2021


Course Dates & Times

Saturday 17 – Sunday 18 July 2021
10am–5pm daily, BST (UTC+1)

Ages 18+

About Introduction to Music Therapy

This two-day course is delivered by tutors with wide-ranging experience in clinical and professional settings, via a combination of theoretical and practical sessions, case presentations and experiential learning.

Participants will learn more about the psychodynamically-informed approach to music therapy that is taught at Guildhall School, and what a music therapist’s career might look like.

Who is the course for?

  • Anyone considering a career as a music therapist
  • Anyone interested in the MA Music Therapy at Guildhall and would like an insight into the course

What can I expect?

Participants should expect:

  • Lectures and/or seminars
  • Practical group sessions
  • Audio and visual case studies from music therapists currently working in the field, with a variety of client groups
  • Examples of typical music therapy techniques
  • A session applying music therapy research techniques in a typical workplace
  • Experiential groups and time to reflect on a potential music therapy career
  • Tutors with extensive experience of clinical and musical applications of music therapy

Sign up here: https://www.gsmd.ac.uk/youth_adult_learning/short_courses_summer_schools/in_person_short_courses_summer_schools/music/introduction_to_music_therapy/

Jack Petchey FoundationNational Foundation For Youth MusicArts Council England
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