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Introduction for Event

Since 1991 Jennifer Buchanan has introduced the term ‘music therapy’ to thousands of people throughout Canada. 

Jennifer is the Past President of the Canadian Association of Music Therapists and has been instrumental in the implementation of hundreds of music therapy programs through the efforts of her specialized team.  Their youngest client is 2 months old and their eldest is 104.

A highly regarded expert and trailblazer in her field, Jennifer has received many honours, including the Professional Caregivers Award from the Canadian Mental Health Association, and her company, JB Music Therapy has been most notably nominated for the Community Impact Award by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce in 2015, 2016 AND 2017.

Her book….TUNE IN – helps people around the globe learn how to use music at the right time and with the right strategies to reduce stress, boost mood, and improve performance.   (please let people know the books are available for purchase after the presentation)

Here is what Don Felder, the lead guitarist from the “Eagles”  has to say about Jennifer:

Jennifer introduced me to the miracles that music therapy can perform.   Her work has touched many people in ways that could only be accomplished with both her special gift and her music – watching her work was one of the most heart warming experiences of my life.”