Drum Circles for Specific Population Groups: An Introduction to Drum Circles for Therapeutic and Educational Outcomes (Paperback)
With easy-to-follow instructions for group activities and rhythms, this book provides tools to lead drum circles effectively with people facing a wide variety of life challenges. Sections on outcomes, setting up for success, common challenges and practical adaptations of the drum circle guide you in leading sessions with your own groups. The compendium also offers guidance on pricing, evaluating your sessions, managing challenging behaviours and duty of care.Demonstrating the potential of this empowering creative activity in supporting therapeutic and developmental outcomes, this book equips you to meet the needs of different groups through the healing power of music.
About the Author
Simon Faulkner, is a leading practitioner in the design and delivery of evidence-based interventions utilising rhythmic music to assist with social and emotional learning and recovery from trauma. He is the author of the book 'Rhythm to Recovery' and has contributed to over a dozen published papers and research studies on rhythm-based interventions.