Belinda Lydon
Music Therapist

Sessions

Referrals

Belinda takes referrals for Music Therapy from individuals, families and organisations. Sessions can be provided for the client in their own home within Neath, Swansea and the surrounding area. Belinda also works from the Magnolia Centre for Health and Wellbeing in Neath town centre.

For those wanting one-to-one Music Therapy, initial consultations are free of charge. Once Music Therapy begins, each session will be £45 or blocks of 5 or 10 sessions can be booked at a discounted rate. These rates are in accordance with BAMT guidelines. Session blocks for individuals will include an Assessment Report following the first two-three sessions and when the therapy comes to an end, a Final Discharge Report will be written.

Number of Sessions Price
1£45.00
10£400.00

Belinda also provides groupwork for schools and organisations. Please contact her directly to discuss your needs and to find out more about the cost of this service.

Workshops

Belinda can provide Music Therapy workshops which can be tailored to the needs of your organisation. This might include a mixture of presentations explaining what Music Therapy is, the therapeutic benefits of music, video case studies and a more practical aspect where you can try the instruments and share ideas for musical activities.

Workshops might be useful for groups of parents, professionals, charities or schools who are considering exploring Music Therapy as an intervention. The length can vary depending on what you want. She can provide anything from a basic introduction which might take an hour to day-long interactive workshops.

If you are interested in organising an event like this, please contact her and to discuss what is needed and the best format for you.

Little by Little

Belinda provides Little by Little Music Therapy Groups for babies and toddlers. The sessions provide live interactive music and are designed to nuture the bond between parent and baby in a supportive, calm environment.

The weekly groups run on Wednesday morning at Magnolia Centre for Health and Wellbeing.
Birth to Crawlers - Wednesdays 10.00am
Toddlers (age 1 to 3) - Wednesdays 11.15am
8 Week Blocks starting 6th June 20118

Number of Sessions Price
1£6.00
8£40.00

Supervision

Belinda offers clinical supervision to music therapists and other arts therapists from home in Neath and also via Skype.

Her specialist areas include children and adults with learning disabilities, autism, working in schools and adult mental health. She also offers consultation on professional issues such as returning to practice, record keeping and preparing for HCPC audit. Fees are in accordance with BAMT rates at £40 per hour.