Credentialed Music Therapist
Registered Psychotherapist
Professional Singer

Notes By Amy Professional Services 

Amy sings "Voi Che Sapete"
Voi Che Sapete

Notes By Amy operates in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Toronto, Mississauga, Vaughan and surrounding areas as well as online. 

Mission Statement 

Notes By Amy is committed to providing the highest level of Professional Services to all clients to enhance individuals' well-being, personal growth and development. The mission embraces the creation of a culture focused on evidence based clinical and academic excellence and innovation; alongside advancing the fields of music therapy, music psychotherapy and health and wellness. 

Clinical Music Psychotherapy and Music Therapy Approach

Notes By Amy operates under an Eclectic Model of Music Therapy and Psychotherapy Provision. This includes an approach informed by humanistic & transpersonal psychology, community music therapy, Neurologic Music Therapy, clinical music improvisation, Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and Music and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. Our team works collaboratively with our clients to establish  goals and to implement the most suitable aspects of our approach to ensure successful and beneficial clinical outcomes. 

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August 2019:

American Music Therapy Association, Journal of Music Therapy Research Highlights. A Sequential Mixed-Methods Study of Pre-Professionals’ Understanding of the Undergraduate Music Therapy Internship.

Sam's Fans. Interview with Dr. Amy Clements-Cortes

October 2018:

Research 2 Reality. Songs of Academic Freedom

May 2018:

University of Windsor Alumni Magazine. Harnessing the Healing Power of Music

All Business Media FM. Notes By Amy: Music Therapist and Performer

March 2018:

American Music Therapy Association, Journal of Music Therapy Research Highlights. Singing and vocal interventions in palliative and cancer care

February 2018:

CBC 89.1 Radio Spot. Why It's a Good Idea to Sing!

August 2017:

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease Blog. Music Experiences for Person's with Alzheimer's Disease.

May 2017:

Whole Note Article. How Music Matters.

November 2016:

Artful Wellness: Attending chamber music concert reduces pain and increases mood and energy for older adults.

June 2016:

Hot off the Press, my co-authored book about music therapy in palliative care Voices of the Dying and Bereaved: Music Therapy Narratives

April 2016:

CTV National News Coverage of the Sound Stimulation and Alzheimer's Disease Study at MaHRC The Sound of Healing

City TV Coverage of the Sound Stimulation and Alzheimer's Disease Studay at MaHRC CITY TV

WFMT, Music Thearpy Research Around the Globe: An Interview with Dr. Amy Clements-Cortes Part 1 Part 2

Rogers Daytime Toronto Interviews Amy on Music Therapy Daytime Toronto

October 2015:

Amy is featured in the Arts Health Network Canada Snapshot Series. Snapshot

April 2015:
Amy is approved as a Registered Psychotherapist by the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario. CRPO Profile

July 2014:
Amy is the New President of the World Federation of Music Therapy, and Managing Editor of the Journal of Music and Medicine

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Soothing Relaxation Journeys...

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Other CDs available for purchase:
• By The Shining Waters
• Episodes of Relationship completion

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