Presentations

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Free One-Hour Presentation

For therapists, practitioners and counselors to learn about options and techniques to use music as a therapeutic resource for your clients. In-person and online presentations are available by appointment.

Contact Sophia to schedule a free presentation.

Educational Training for Substance Abuse and other Mental Health organizations:

Sophia works with helping professionals in mental health facilities how to incorporate music and expressive arts therapies to enhance current existing therapeutic offerings. Through half day, full day or 2 day trainings, therapists and counselors can learn and experience first hand the cost effective benefits of these creative methods.

Topics covered in trainings can include:

  • Why music? teaches ways that music affects the therapeutic process.
  • Helpful tips incorporating mindfulness, meditation, imagery and music, creatively assisting clients in sessions.
  • Music selection suggestions for specific therapeutic goals and objectives.
  • Case studies that illustrate how music and expressive arts have been successfully applied.
  • Experiential learning that helps therapists deepen their own inner work.

Half-day (3 hour) Training includes:

  • The “why, what and how” of using music therapeutically.
  • Music and meditation techniques for stress management and insight.
  • Music and Imagery, how to use it and why it helps.
  • Using Integrative Music HealingTM programs for individual and group settings./li>
  • Music recommendations for various topics.

Full-day (6 hour) Training includes:

  • The “why, what and how” of using music therapeutically.
  • Music and meditation techniques for stress management and insight.
  • Music and Imagery, how to use it and why it helps.
  • Using Integrative Music HealingTM programs for individual and group settings.
  • Music recommendations for various topics.
  • Music and Art- techniques and ideas including drawing, mandala and clay work with music.
  • Processing techniques to get the most out of the creative arts experience.
  • Case studies examples.

Two-day (12 hour) Training includes:

  • The “why, what and how” of using music therapeutically.
  • Music and meditation techniques for stress management and insight.
  • Music and Imagery, how to use it and why it helps.
  • Using Integrative Music HealingTM programs for individual and group settings.
  • Music recommendations for various topics
  • Music and Art- techniques and ideas including drawing, mandala and clay work with music.
  • Music and Movement- Improvisational and expressive movement with music, vocalization techniques.
  • Processing techniques to get the most out of the creative arts experience.
  • Case studies examples.

Contact Sophia for fees and schedule training for your organization.

“The invitation to grow is presented in a loving and safe space. Sophia’s music is powerful and leads easily into exercises of explorations of our true nature. I look forward to more. Thank you.”
-Rev. F. Woods