Senior Exec & Music Therapist
PgDip Music Therapy
Dip Recital (Flute)
Abby has enjoyed a varied career working as a post-graduate PR executive for a government- owned company and a music teacher before training as a music therapist at the University of West England, Bristol in 1998. She has worked for over 12 years as a therapist for Music Therapy Works West Midlands, and as a facilitator for music therapy improvisation, experiential and therapeutic workshops.
In collaboration with the speech and language therapist she has introduced a Music and Communication programme at primary level for children with social, emotional and mental health issues. She holds a Bachelor of Arts and a PG Dip MT and is also a qualified Thought Field Therapist.
As part of her role, Abby works also with adolescents with social, emotional, behavioural and developmental difficulties in Birmingham. She has introduced music and technology and vocal development work to this setting and is keen to see how music can empower individuals to transform their communication skills and emotional well-being.