Jennifer Buchanan is an certified Music Therapist (MTA), Past-President of the Canadian Association for Music Therapy, author and owner of JB Music Therapy. She is instrumental in the implementation of hundreds of music therapy programs with her company currently serving over 1800 clients through the efforts of her specialized team – 20 members in total. Their youngest client is 2 months old and their oldest is 104.
A trail blazer in the field of music therapy, Jennifer Buchanan is a popular keynote speaker who has spent over two decades inspiring audiences on how music fosters connections, focus, and feeling better. Bridging the gap between academic research in the area of music medicine and the public, Jennifer has spoken internationally to a wide variety of education, healthcare, government, small business and corporate audiences.
In addition to her extensive healthcare and education experience, Jennifer has completed her MBA to continue growing her 25 year, award winning and social-purpose business that is based in partnerships, connections, and networks.
Jennifer has been a sessional instructor and guest lecturer at universities and is frequently interviewed on radio or television or quoted in health care and popular magazines. She has appeared as a guest on numerous news and current affairs programs including Fox News Health, NBC, CBS, CBC Radio, CBC Television, CTV, Global TV, and has been featured in publications such as the Huffington Post, Chatelaine Magazine and Canadian Living.
Here is what Don Felder, lead guitarist from the Eagles says about Jennifer: Jennifer has, through her work, touched many people in ways that could only be accomplished with both her special gift and her music – one of the most heart warming experiences of my life.
Jennifer has, through her work, touched many people in ways that could only be accomplished with both her special gift and her music – one of the most heart warming experiences of my life.