News from Rwanda 4

Posted in Blog on 5th October 2010

This week we have moved on to the last stage of the project with the staff planning and leading sessions whilst we observe. This has been very exciting for us as we have been able to see how much of the Interactive Music Making principles the staff have taken... Read on

News from Rwanda 3

Posted in Blog on 4th October 2010

We’re now over halfway through our trip and into the fourth week of the six week programme. The staff have begun to take a more active role in the sessions; they have started leading activities, and take a lively interest in discussing the needs of individuals... Read on


Posted in Recruitment on 1st October 2010

Today Music as Therapy International says goodbye to its Administrator, Cleo, and welcomes Liz Nicholson to the team. I'm sure many of you will get to know Liz over the coming weeks and months as she gets involved with the running of the Music as Therapy International... Read on

Interactive Music-Making Course (Greenwich)

Posted in Projects on 1st October 2010

We are very excited to have launched our Interactive Music-Making Course, put together in partnership with Greenwich Community Health Services Music Therapy Service and accredited by Greenwich University, with our first teaching session last night. We have ten... Read on

Romania: Training of Trainers Course

Posted in Projects on 15th September 2010

Just back from a fantastic trip to Romania! Feeling very inspired after spending 2 days with 30 enthusiastic Local Partners all looking to build on their skills as potential trainers. The course was led by UK Music Therapist, Cathy Rowland and co-led by 2 Local... Read on

News from Rwanda 2

Posted in Blog on 14th September 2010

We’ve now reached the end of the second week of the project, and we’re getting to know the staff and children, and the workings of the centres a little better. We began running individual and group sessions this week, with staff observing. From now on, staff... Read on

Part-Time Administrator Position

Posted in Recruitment on 13th September 2010

We are sad to be losing our fantastic administrator, Cleo, after 4 years helping keep Music as Therapy International running and we are looking for a replacement.Given the variety of tasks and the way Music as Therapy International operates, this is a great opportunity... Read on

Additional Training

Posted in Projects on 7th September 2010

News just in from Projects Co-ordinator, Jane Robbie, who is in Oradea at the moment: Jane has been working with Music Therapist Cathy Rowland to deliver a two-day course training thirty of our Local Partners to become confident as music as therapy Trainers themselves... Read on

Project Rwanda

Posted in Projects on 7th September 2010

We were excited to read the first installment of the team in Rwanda's time in Cyangugu, which Music Therapists Nicky Haire and Caroline Anderson have just been published in their blog. Click here to follow their progress. Read on

News from Rwanda 1

Posted in Blog on 7th September 2010

After a long journey we arrived to a very warm welcome at Munezero House Cyangugu. We spent the first few days adjusting to the very different culture, experimenting with transport (motorbike taxis, motos and local buses, mutatus) and orientating ourselves to... Read on

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