These are fun and practical two-day workshops for counsellors, educators, youth workers, HR professionals, and other people working in the personal development field. These trainings extend on the model Simon created with the Holyoake DRUMBEAT program to include over 100 new exercises for groups and individuals, that link rhythmic music, movement and voice to themes of health and wellbeing. R2R also tailor private trainings to meet the needs of specific organisations.

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Dynamic interventions using the healing power of rhythm.

2 Days of practical and fun exercises for use across a wide range of settings, and with diverse populations, for social and emotional development.

Day One, 9am – 4.30pm

The Rhythm2Recovery model – linking the evidence of what works in therapy to rhythmic activities for individuals and groups.

  • An introduction to the Rhythm2Recovery model
  • Rhythm exercises and strategies to cement the therapeutic alliance
  • Exercises that examine values & boundaries
  • Rhythm exercises for fun and focus
  • Rhythm exercises for teamwork and healthy relationships
  • Rhythmic mindfulness
  • Exercises for physical balance
  • Teamwork & coordination exercises
  • Key Analogies linking the musical exercises to life experiences & encouraging reflection
  • Exercises examining managing change

Day Two, 9am – 4.30pm

The Rhythm2Recovery model – key principles of effective practice, and a flexible template for client centred, rhythm based practice.

  • Rhythm exercises for better communication
  • Listening exercises
  • Exercises for managing adversity
  • Exercises promoting responsibility
  • Rhythm exercises for the safe expression of feelings
  • Rhythmic exercises for identifying feelings
  • Emotional regulation exercises
  • Grounding exercises
  • Rhythm exercises for coordination
  • Strategies for effective implementation

Contact us

For enquiries about Rhythm2Recovery programs, workshops, or general information please contact:

Simon Faulkner

Phone: +61 (0)429 038 380

Email: simon@rhythm2recovery.com

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