I attended this Workshop conducted by Robert Lawrence Friedman
The Healing Power of the Drum – Workshop Outline
Please note that meals are not included in the workshop registration fee.
Use rhythm-based exercises to improve communication, listening skills and intimacy of various populations;
Examine specific populations in regard to effects of rhythm-based therapy;
Provide tools and techniques for releasing anger and stress;
Explore non-verbal and verbal rhythmic exercises for boosting self-esteem;
Use Rhythmic Entrainment as a vehicle to both relax and energize;
Use Guided Visualization as a method to deepen the state of relaxation.
In addition, the program will focus on :
Drumming for Specific Populations and Disorders
§ Alzheimer’s Disease
§ Parkinson’s Disease
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Unresolved Grief Anger Management
Disabled Children Exercises
Drum Set Vocalizations
The Scat Orchestra Entrainment Exercises I and II.
Releasing Emotions Into the Drum
Drumming to Feel Your Power
Affirmations and Drumming
The African Village
Music Therapy Techniques