Community Engagement


The Music Therapy Academy proudly supports the community in many ways. Read about our involvement. 

The Muse Article Contribution: Issue 11, Spring 2020

Music Therapy Academy Founder & Director of Education Rachael Finnerty contributed this piece on her PhD research for The Muse, a medical humanities magazine based at McMaster University (Hamilton, Canada). 

Music Therapy Academy Featured in Hamilton Spectator

July 2017, Written by Jeff Mahoney, Spectator Reporter
This article highlights the reasons for bringing the Music Therapy Academy to Hamilton, and how the MTAcademy came to be! Click the image to read the full article.

Part of Sing It Girls!™ Program in Hamilton

Music Therapy Academy Director of Communications Annilee Baron was happy to serve as a Sing It Girls!™ Facilitator in Hamilton through Symmetry Music.
Click here to learn more about this wonderful vocal program for girls ages 7-12, created by Beyond the Studio.

Music Care Conference 2019 Sponsor

The Music Therapy Academy is a proud Music Care Conference 2019 sponsor. 


Music Therapy Academy Supports Groundbreaking Neuroscience Research at McMaster's LIVELab

The Music Therapy Academy is proud to take part in the "Take Your Seat Campaign" supporting research within the McMaster Institute for Music and the Mind. Learn more about this project here.

Music Therapy Association of Ontario (MTAO) Sponsor

The Music Therapy Academy is a proud MTAO Conference Sponsor!

Canadian Association of Music Therapists (CAMT) Conference Sponsor

The Music Therapy Academy is a proud CAMT Conference Sponsor!

An Instrument For Every Child's Fundraising Concert

The Music Therapy Academy proudly sponsored AIFEC's fundraising concert on May 5th, 2019. AIFEC’ aims to empower, optimize accessibility, and enable all children to experience the joy and benefits of playing music regardless of their socioeconomic position.

Music Therapy Academy Donates Journals to Tree of Stars Community Mental Health Initiative

Tree of Stars promotes mental health awareness and addictions recovery by telling stories through music events and art workshops in safe spaces. Read more this project here. 

Hamilton Club Social in Honour of Music Therapy Month!

In March 2019, the Music Therapy Academy was pleased to host a gathering for local music therapists and interested community members to connect and learn more about the music therapy profession.


50% Complete

Two Step

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.