An entrepreneur and leading expert on boosting mood, increasing productivity, and decreasing stress.
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 recently nominated for the Community Impact Award by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce in 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Jennifer is a certified Music Therapist, the author of Tune In, Past President of the Canadian Association of Music Therapists and the owner of JB Music Therapy. She is instrumental in the implementation of hundreds of music therapy programs through the efforts of her specialized team – 20 team members in total. Their youngest client is 2 months old and their eldest is 104.
Jennifer Buchanan has spent over two decades inspiring audiences on how to foster connections, focus, and feeling better. She is a recognized leading expert on bridging the gap between academic research in the area of music medicine and the public, speaking internationally to a wide variety of education, healthcare, government, and corporate audiences.
In addition to her extensive healthcare and education experience, Jennifer pursued her MBA to continue growing her 25 year, business that is based in partnerships, connections, and networks. Jennifer’s combination of wit, story-telling, high level content and an engaging, interactive style resonates with anyone wanting to feel inspired and educated.
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. Her new book DoGooders: Building Business that Does Good is set for release in 2018.
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.