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Orchard Brae

Orchard Brae

After having worked in both Hazelwood School and Woodlands school both providing ASN provision for children in primary and secondary Emmeline is very excited to be moving to the brand new special school in Aberdeen, Orchard Brae which will also include a nursery provision. Emmeline…

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Team Jak

Team Jak

ELM Music Therapy are honoured to now be working alongside Team Jak and their developments in Aberdeen. The charity are very fortunate to be working with Anna Ludwig in Fife and the surrounding areas who has inspired them to assist in providing music therapy services…

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ELM Music Therapy have had a wonderful time this Summer running music groups with the charity SensationAll, in Westhill, Aberdeenshire. Our particular favourite groups this Summer have been our journeys Up In The Sky and Under the Sea. When ‘Up in the Sky’ we sung…

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The World Conference of Music Therapy

The World Conference of Music Therapy

  I was fortunate enough this Summer to attend the 15th World Conference of Music Therapy in Japan. It was an incredible experience to spend time with 2500 other music therapists, students and music therapy enthusiasts from all around the world, including Australia, New Zealand,…

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SensationALL Singers

I have recently begun assisting in running a community choir in Westhill with the charity SensationAll. The idea and aims of the choir are to involve the whole community, with particular focus on involving those who have multiple support needs. The choir hopes to involve…

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John

I first met John in an office at his secondary school. We spoke a bit together about his musical interests amongst other more general interests. John seemed shy and distant and did not make eye contact with me. He sat looking away from me but…

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Almin

I walked in to a room with about 12 children in it, they were all very shy and not making eye contact with myself and the other volunteers on the Balkans Music Camps 2014. Nigel Osborne began to play his infamous music from around the…

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