"Music is a part of being human"
- Dr. Oliver Sacks
Music therapy is a discipline in which Certified Music Therapists use music purposefully within therapeutic relationships to support development, health, and well-being. Music therapists use music safely and ethically to address human needs within cognitive, communicative, emotional, musical, physical, social, and spiritual domains.
-Canadian Association of Music Therapists
Kristen DiMarco is a certified music therapist and psychotherapist based in Toronto, Ontario. She works with healthcare teams to provide compassionate person centred music therapy to adults in long term care and hospice palliative care settings.
Kristen holds a Master of Arts in Creative Arts Therapies and a Bachelor degree in Music Therapy.