Enrollment day for Music Lessons at Killorglin Family Resource Center will take place on September 13th from 11.30am – 4pm. Irish Music Lessons will be available on:

– Piano

– Guitar

– Singing

– Tin-Whistle

– Flute

– Fiddle (Beginners)

Family Rates will be applied for more than one child from the same family attending. For more information please contact Maria on 087 607 1493 or the Killorglin Family Resouce Center on 066 976 2933


Music Therapy can help achieve goals such as
– Improve ability to be intimate
– Improve decision making skills
– Improve problem solving skills
– Improve conflict resolution skills
– Improve coping skills
– Support a sense of hope
– Develop personal insight
– Promote validation, acceptance, healing and forgiveness
– Reinforce empowerment for personal change
– Improve self-direction and independence
– Promote a sense of control over life
– Promote a sense of security and stability
– Provide a sense of accomplishment
– Foster creativity and imagination

Developing skills to achieve these goals can help all individuals achieve results in personal goals such as:
– Give up smoking
– Maintain a healthy weight
– Increase productivity at work
– Increase concentration
– Decrease stress
– Develop self worth and self confidence
– Improve academic results

Music Therapy for children and Adults with Autism is available in individual sessions at Killorglin Family Resource Center now. For more information please check out How is Music Therapy Used? or  contact  ring 087 607 1493 or musicwithmaria@yahoo.ie for more information.

13 therapists experienced in areas including Gestalt Psychotherapy, Cranio Sacral Therapy, Reflexology, Acupuncture and Music Therapy; present the opportunity to explore and experience the the healing benefits of the cathartic therapies.

Lecture Times
The Style House Killorglin

May 31st
15:30 – 16:30:
Maria Ward
What is music Therapy

June 1st
16:00 – 17:00
Maria Ward
What are the benefits of Music Therapy?

Booking Schedule for free Music Therapy Consults / Experiential Sessions

May 31st
15:00 – 15:30
16:30 – 17:00

June 1st
17:00 – 17:30
17:30 – 18:00

June 2nd
13:00 – 13:30
13:30 – 14:00

Call Nikki Roberts on 0876129517 to book an appointment

For more information check out http://www.kfest.ie/

This interesting articles outlines the benefits and results of music therapy as an intervention for young people dealing with a diagnosis of cancer.



A Community Music&Music Therapy Festival

A Community Music / Music Therapy Festival which will take place in Derry from May 16th-19th.

Singing the Bridge is a four day festival with workshops, concerts, talks and discussions exploring the role music can play in building positive and inclusive community identities.


Workshops are available in the following topics:

Music Therapy

Singing to your baby

Community development through music participation

Creative leadership

Conflict resolution

See http://www.singingthebridge.org  for more details.