- Director of Southern Music Therapy
Kimberley Wade is the founder and owner of Southern Music Therapy (SMT), a specialised Music Therapy service in Canterbury. She has 12 years’ experience as a Music Therapist, and over 9 years’ experience running a business. Kimberley has been supervising Music Therapists working within practice for 9 years, as well mentoring other allied health students that attend rehabilitation facilities.
Southern Music Therapy is dedicated in providing a quality Music Therapy service where they match the therapist to the client where possible. They provide individual, group, consultative and workshop sessions in Canterbury and beyond.
Kimberley has a background in psychology and has worked as a RMT for almost 10 years. Kimberley predominately works with clients who have either rehabilitation, or long term neurological conditions. She uses a person-centred approach, drawing on neurological and psychodynamic frameworks.
Kimberley has a particular interest in vocal work, and enjoys helping people ‘find their voice’. She is also the leader of the Cantabrainers Choir, in Christchurch, which is a choir for people with neurological issues.
- Bachelor Arts (Psychology)
- ATCL (voice)
- Masters Music Therapy