Music Therapy Week
Celebrate the Music Therapy that is happening throughout New Zealand
Music Therapy Week 19th – 25th October 2020
Keeping Community in Mind
Music Therapy Week, celebrates the growing Music Therapy work within the field of Mental Health as well as advocating the benefits that the professional use of Music Therapy can have on the wellbeing of our communities. We are looking forward to a week of celebrating Music Therapy in Aotearoa
Music Therapy Week aims to increase the awareness of Music Therapy and celebrate the Music
Therapy that is happening throughout NZ in health, education and varied settings.
We also aim to foster connections with other disciplines and ensure every
New Zealander knows how to access a Music Therapist.
Music Therapy NZ is a member of Allied Health NZ
Music Therapy Week 2020 - Schedule of Events
Music Therapy Week 2020 - Webinars
Keeping Community in Mind in Collaboration with – Music Therapy Week 2020
Webinar 1: Tāngata Whaiora – Working to Support Māori Students Receiving Music Therapy in Assisted Learning Environment
Music Therapy Week 2020 - Media Events
Music Therapy Week Tapatahi news
If you missed Tapatahi news on Māori Television this morning, you can watch Te Ao Tapatahi – On Demand, to see Billie Jo Hohepa-Ropiha interview New Zealand Registered Music Therapists Ruby Solly and Megan Glass speak about our virtual choir project for Music Therapy Week. Click the link below to watch at (14.50 min)
Regional News Connecting Wellington
Check out the article on page 4 of Regional News – Connecting Wellington Issue 136, October 13th 2020. Wellington based Registered Music Therapist Sophie Sabri talks about her passion for making music accessible to everyone. Click the link below to read the article.
Music Therapy Week Planet FM 104.6 FM
Arts practitioners from Tāmaki Makaurau and beyond discuss their work, their journeys and those important issues that affect us all. 90 minutes of frank, open discussion, great music, inspiring thoughts and fascinating projects! Click the link below to Listen to this podcast at (52.55min)