Our Services

Find Your Voice Music Therapy is a mobile service travelling directly to your for your music therapy and counselling sessions.  We provide group and individual music therapy sessions in the Kingston, ON Area and Halifax, NS Area.  Complementary consultations can be scheduled at anytime with Mackenzie Costron, Owner of Find Your Voice Music Therapy.

Rates and Coverage

At our Halifax, NS location, music therapy services can be covered through many insurance companies and organizations in the HRM because Mackenzie Costron is a Registered Counselling Therapist (RCT) with the Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapist (NSCCT) Contact Mackenzie for a full listing of recognized organizations and insurance companies.
At our Kingston, ON location, music therapy services may be covered by some extended health programs and insurance plans.  Please contact your insurance company to inquire if music therapy is a recognized service.
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Music Therapist Process

Referral

Referrals can be received from healthcare or educational professionals, family members, caregivers, or from individuals who self-refer for music therapy services.

Assessment

An initial assessment will be conducted by studying the individual’s available medical records and documentation from other healthcare professionals.  The music therapist will also interview and observe the individual’s response to music therapy techniques in a group and/or individual setting.

Treatment Plan

From the assessment individual-specific goals will be formulated and a series of objectives are created to achieve the goals stated.  Goal areas could include physical, emotional, cognitive, social, or spiritual areas of health and wellness.

Implementation

Music therapy sessions take place in either a group or individual context.  Active and receptive intervention techniques are used according to the needs and preferences of the individual. Music therapy techniques include:
  • Listening to Music
  • Singing
  • Playing Instruments
  • Recording Music
  • Composing & Songwriting
  • Improvising
  • Lyrics Analysis
  • Performing Music
  • Legacy Work
  • Movement and Dancing
  • Musical Discussion and Reminiscence
  • Relaxation and Imagery

Evaluation

Continuous evaluation will take place to determine whether the individual is responding to the methods of treatment when considering the goals defined in the treatment plan.  The treatment plan will be modified accordingly to achieve clinical and therapeutic progress.
Find Your Voice Music Therapy. Kingston, Ontario. Halifax, Nova Scotia.