Healing HeArts
Music and Art Therapy

Healing HeArts enables children to think creatively, work collaboratively, practice sharing and playing cooperatively, gain a sense of control, and express themselves through the non-threatening medium that is music and visual art. 

Through the creative arts, space is created for the participants to explore their own strengths and skills, both current and desired. Themes of strength, resiliency and safety are explored in both group and individual activities. 

  • Motivates participation and promotes engagement Increases self-confidence 
  • Encourages socialization, self-expression, self-awareness, communication and motor development 
  • Stimulates cognitive functioning, including some speech and language skills 
  • Provides an outlet for emotional states that are difficult to communicate verbally 
  • Promotes self-regulation and coping skills 

Activities and Projects 
Music activities include greeting and farewell songs, movement based warm ups, drumming improvisation and song writing. 

Visual art projects include creating super hero boxes, group murals, boats and musical instruments with the types of projects being driven by each child’s needs, interests and ability. 

Dates, Times and Location
Tuesdays, June 19 - August 14, 2018 (8 weeks)
5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Greenwich House Music School
46 Barrow Street

$360 per 8-week term.
For students from the Children's Safety Project, contact music@greenwichhouse.org.

For registration information contact music@greenwichhouse.org.

About Greenwich House

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Greenwich House Music
46 Barrow Street
New York, NY 10014