• Harp for Healing

    Harp for Healing

    Use the healing power of music to nourish and heal yourself and others.

  • Clinical Musician Certification Program

    Clinical Musician Certification Program

    Training in therapeutic music history and practice for vocalists and acoustic instrumentalists.

  • Vibroacoustic Harp Therapy Program

    Vibroacoustic Harp Therapy Program

    Training in utilizing the physical vibrations of the sound of a harp in a therapeutic way.

Harp for Healing

Harp for Healing

What is therapeutic music and why is training necessary?

Therapeutic music is live music played in a therapeutic manner at the bedside to match the immediate needs of a patient/client. A trained therapeutic musician will adapt the style of music being played to help a person find a place of healing and peace. The training offered through Harp for Healing's Clinical Musician Certification Program (CMCP) will provide insight into how to adapt music to meet the needs of children, elderly, hospice, and general care patients. The program is accredited through the National Standards Board for Therapeutic Musicians (NSBTM).

Harp for Healing offers two levels of training for therapeutic musicians:

  1. Clinical Musician Certification Program--foundational training in the theory and practice of therapeutic music. Suitable for any therapeutic instrument--harp, keyboard, guitar, voice, dulcimer, etc.
  2. Vibroacoustic Harp Therapy Training Program--(Still under development)--training in the practice of Vibroacoustic Harp Therapy.

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