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Kiwanis Club supports VCM Music Therapy Department

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January 30th, 2017 | VCM News

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time. Kiwanis Club of Victoria donates $5,000 to the Music Therapy department to purchase instruments and equipment for our new Music Therapy studio and instruments to our new music therapist working in community residential care facilities. […]

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Early Childhood Music and Music Therapy Newsletter – November 2016

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November 4th, 2016 | Children's Music, VCM News

Early Childhood Music and Music Therapy Newsletter PRELUDE The frenzy of September is winding down and we are welcoming it in our daily routine The usage of electronic devices (ED) among children has tripled since 2011. According to research, some children can spend an average of 7 hours daily on combined TV, computer, smartphones and […]

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Early Childhood Music and Music Therapy Newsletter – October 2016

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October 3rd, 2016 | Children's Music, VCM News

The frenzy of September is winding down and we are welcoming it in our daily routine. There is a certain crispness in the air and at this time your children are attending music classes or music therapy sessions. The children are learning and growing, the teachers and therapists are adapting and adding their classes and […]

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Waveband

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March 16th, 2016 | Gallery, VCM News

We are certainly in the middle of an ongoing technological boom and it’s the innovations that truly improve lives and provide great joy that get us most excited.  Our Music Therapy department recently shared their newest device with us and it is awesome. It’s called the ‘Waveband’ and it lets people with a wide range […]

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The Purple Project

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March 1st, 2015 | Around Town, VCM News

Giving Kids a Voice – The Purple Project Purple Day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. On March 26th annually, people in countries around the world are invited to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness. In Victoria, youth living with epilepsy came together to create […]

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MUSIC THERAPY NEWS 2015

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March 1st, 2015 | VCM News

MUSIC THERAPY NEWS MARCH IS MUSIC THERAPY AWARENESS MONTH Listen to Dr. Johanne Brodeur on the Zone with Jon Williams: Read our Music Therapy Awareness Month Press Release. MUSIC HEALS: Watch this CBC video about how Musical therapy gives hope to burn victim James Harder. Music Therapy Article on CNN: When patients have ‘music emergencies’ […]

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