Champion potential and well-being through the professional use of Music Therapy
Find out more about MThNZ
Champion potential and well-being through the professional use of Music Therapy
Find out more about MThNZ
Champion potential and well-being through the professional use of Music Therapy
Find out more about MThNZ

What is Music Therapy

Music Therapy is the planned use of music to assist with the healing and personal growth of people with identified emotional, intellectual, physical or social needs.

Music Therapy New Zealand is a membership organisation that advocates the employment of NZ Registered Music Therapists (NZRMTh) and governs their ethical and professional standards of practice in working to enhance hauora and waiora of the people of Aotearoa.

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Featured NZ Registered Music Therapists

NZ Registered Music Therapists use the special qualities of music in a shared relationship with their clients, to meet personal needs, support learning, and promote healing and change. They work with people of all ages and abilities, with individuals and groups, and in many different settings.

Our Music Therapists hold Full or Provisional Registration with the New Zealand Music Therapy Registration Board and are members of Music Therapy New Zealand.

Devin Brooks

Devin Brooks

I am passionate about the power of music and its ability to reach people.
Meet Devin

Fiona Hearn

Fiona Hearn

I have worked as a Registered Music Therapist since 2006, and am passionate about helping children and adults reach their potential and express themselves through music.
Meet Fiona

Ajay Castelino

Ajay Castelino

I seek to enable emotional expression through music as a way of helping others.
Meet Ajay

Shari Storie

Shari Storie

I love experiencing sparks of connection, witnessing someone’s sparks of significant progress, exploring what my Master’s training and music can do within a safe therapeutic framework.
Meet Shari

Sidharth Pagad

Sidharth Pagad

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Meet Sidharth

Helen O'Rourke

Helen O'Rourke

I’m based in Whanganui and am currently working in special education.
Meet Helen