First View – Conference report (published on 27 June 2017)
Music Therapy and Oncology Symposium
Music Therapy and Oncology Symposium | 7 February 2016 | Athens, Greece
Mariza Neiada is a music therapist from Athens and is currently working with children in special education settings. Mariza studied music therapy and vocal performance at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts and completed the Neurologic Music Therapy certification training. From January 2013 to January 2014, Mariza worked as a contracted music therapist at South Shore Conservatory in Massachusetts. From June 2014 to June 2015, she coordinated and participated in a programme which focused on music therapy and parent-infant bonding in cooperation with the Child Psychiatric clinic of a Greek state paediatric university hospital. Since February 2015, Mariza has been working at Psychomotor Athens and conducts individual music therapy sessions with children who have developmental, physical and emotional needs.