Senior music therapist and program manager, Bonnie Brittain, was amongst one of the 40 recipients of this year’s ’40 Under 40′. Hosted by Business Link Media, this award recognizes 40 leading professionals who strive to make a difference in their communities, whilst contributing to the local economy through entrepreneurship and job creations. Read the full story here.
Senior music therapist and program manager, Bonnie Brittain, has had her first publication. Her chapter appears in a new book on the topic of music therapy, and is available online. Congratulations Bonnie. Click here to purchase on Amazon.
Thank you to the families that took the time to come and meet us last weekend for our Open House to share our new program, Step-By-Step Learning. Also, thank you for the canned food donations, which were taken to the local food bank. For more info on SBSL, email Johanna Henderson, Program Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org
HPO featured the work of Fermata in their newsletter HPO_Overtures_v07C FINAL
As part of the Supercrawl 2015 Speaker Series, Dr. Daniel Hyams was interviewed about the Fermata Music Therapy program at McMaster Children’s Hospital. Click here for the link to The Spec.
This summer break, we have facilitated a summer program in partnership with Autism Ontario (Hamilton Chapter). Offering music groups for families at no cost, this allows youth with special needs to engage in music/group participation and an enriching experience to be creative and social. Thanks to Autism Ontario for your support.
Here are some images of ‘No Bounds’ program co-ordinator, Eric, leading both group and individual projects.