Sound therapy course

Pretoria       3-5.7.2020 

Cape Town 17-19.7.2020

Durban       24-26.7.2020

19 CPD

points

Sound therapy course for therapists

Learn sound therapy techniques that can be incorporated into your therapeutic work

    Experience the singing bowls and the monochord sounds benefits in therapy

   Join in a self-exploration process through sound

Receive 19 CPD points (registered therapists) 

Course content

Experiencing different effects through different instruments and domains.

Key aspects in sound therapy

 

Altered states of consciousness

Overtones singing workshop

Body/mind unity and its relation to sound work.

 

Research in sound therapy and case studies  

 

Practical skills: How to choose a bowl, different playing techniques and using them in therapy, in a private and group setting. 

 

Sound interventions and how they can be adapted with different populations.

About the facilitator

Harel Gal, born in 1977, is a music therapist (M.A), and a musician from Israel. Harel started to gain therapeutic experience 12 years ago when finishing his shiatsu and other alternative medicine studies. Over the years, he has developed in both the musical and therapeutic fields, completing his B.A in music education and M.A in music therapy.

Harel has undergone several sound based therapy workshops in Israel and abroad and researched this field through self-exploration. Over the years he has combined the singing bowls and the monochord in his therapeutic work as a music therapist with different populations, currently working in a hospital in Israel. Harel has facilitated sound meditation workshops in Israel with a variety of populations and sound therapy courses in South Africa.

As part of his M.A studies, Harel did first of its kind research in Israel which explored the experiences of adults with mental disorders and intellectual disabilities, in group sound meditation sessions. In his workshops and lectures, Harel combines his passion for music, sound and therapy to convey an experience which is both inspiring and beneficial.

Testimonials

M.J.C.

Clinical psychologist and art therapist

"These few days touched me. The sounds moved me in a way I did not expect.... the vibrations take you to a deep state. Harel hold the space with sensitivity and care. I felt safe and comfortable throughout the weekend. I also learnt alot about the theory and science behind the practice. I now include the bowls in my own healing work and have had only positive reports. Many thanks!!"

Technical details

Dates

Pretoria

3-5 July 2020

Cape town

17-19 July 2020

Durban

24-26 July 2020

Time

Friday 17:00 - 19:30

Saturday 8:30 - 17:00

Sunday 8:30 - 17:00

Course fees

Early bird registration from 1.3.2020 - 20.4.2020 

223USD (app. 3500 rand) per person 

Standard registration from 21.4.2020 - 15.6.2020

255USD (app. 4000 rand) per person

Registration process

To register, please send an email with the form below, stating which venue you wish to attend. 

In addition, please write a few words about yourself, your therapeutic experience, and academic background, as well as why you wish to register.

Upon receiving your email, you will be given a detailed schedule and course content, as well as a link to pay online through PayPal (no need to have a PayPal account) or debit card.

 

looking forward to hear from you! 

 

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