Registered Music Therapist
Matthew holds a Masters of Creative Music Therapy from Western Sydney University as well as a Bachelor of Music. Matthew’s music therapy experience includes working with adolescents in mental health settings, adults with a range of disabilities and aged care.
Matthew’s creative music therapy approach includes the use of improvisation, free composition, songwriting, drumming, and pre-selected repertoire to harness individual strengths and enhance ability. By adapting activities to suit individual strengths and needs, Matthew works collaboratively to develop self expression, social awareness, emotional wellbeing, and communication skills in order to enhance everyday life.
Matthew’s main instruments are the guitar, piano, and voice. He also plays drums, bass and ukulele.