Shaping the Music Therapy Profession in Singapore: Anchoring and Launching

Date: Saturday 13 April 2024

Time: 9.30 am - 3.30 pm 

Venue: LASALLE College of the Arts (1 McNally Street, Singapore 187940)

Admission Fee: Admission is free however registration is required

Join us as we celebrate the launch of LASALLE’s MA Music Therapy Programme and the Music Therapy Symposium 2024 held in conjunction with World Music Therapy Week.

Shaping the Music Therapy Profession in Singapore: Anchoring and Launching features talks, music experientials and practitioner presentations.

Look forward to hearing about different music therapy perspectives locally and abroad. 

Our professional music therapists currently working across a wide range of settings and populations in Singapore will also share their unique and meaningful experiences in their work.

We welcome anyone who is keen to know more about music therapy. Whether you are considering a career change or furthering your studies, or just simply curious about this allied health service and profession, come and meet us!

Click on this link to find out more about the concurrent practitioner presentations.

See you there!

Event Programme

9:30 AM Registration opens
10:00 AM
Welcome by Dr Venka Purushothaman
Deputy President and Provost
LASALLE College of the Arts

Address by Usha Chandradas
Nominated Member of Parliament

Keynote Speech "Globalization and Localization: Growth and Development of Music Therapy Around the World"
Vivian Chan
World Federation of Music Therapy

Keynote Speech "It's About Time: Anchoring the Profession Launching the Discipline"
Dr Tan Xueli
Association for Music Therapy (Singapore)

10:45 AM Music Experiential
11:10 AM Panel discussion on music therapy education
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Practitioner presentations and closing experiential by members of the Association for Music Therapy (Singapore)
3:30 PM End of event

For more information on the concurrent practitioner presentations, click here.