Inner Sound Therapy

Meredith Drinkell
155 Drummond St
Carlton VIC 3053
Inner Sound Therapy

Inner Sound Therapy is the business of Meredith Drinkell. Meredith is a Registered Music Therapist and Guided Imagery and Music therapist.

Inner Sound Therapy


About

Inner Sound Therapy is the private practice of Meredith Drinkell.

Meredith is a highly qualified and motivated musician, vocalist, Registered Music Therapist and psychotherapist with a breadth of experience. As well as her private work, Meredith has experience working in early childhood, community, mental health, gender equity, and the disability sector. She has facilitated Music Therapy groups in adult mental health and with drug and alcohol inpatient therapy groups.

She works with a holistic approach to address the needs of the clients and special interests include LGBTQI+ issues, relationships, spirituality, and transpersonal work. Meredith has also delivered presentations at professional conferences including the European Guided Imagery and Music Conference (2012), Parenting Engagement Conference (2017), and Entheogenesis Australis (2017).

Meredith has experience working with people of all ages and is available for individual consultation and workshops.



What is GIM?

Guided Imagery and Music (GIM) is a psychodynamic and multimodal therapy that incorporates music listening in a deeply relaxed state to stimulate imagery, memories and feelings to help a person understand their issues from a different perspective. Specially programmed classical music is used stimulate the imagery experience.

This therapy offers people the opportunity to integrate mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual aspects of themselves. GIM is used with individual clients and also in group settings to address a range of psychological and self-development issues.

GIM is effective for


    • Grief and loss support

    • Relationship issues

    • Enhancing wellbeing

    • Unlocking Creativity

    • Supporting spiritual practice

    • Relaxation and Mindfulness


It can be used to treat conditions including


    • Addiction

    • Chronic Illness

    • Psychiatric Illnesses

    • Trauma




Services

Meredith is available for one on one consultation as well as group facilitation. She offers services in:


    • Counselling

    • Music Therapy

    • Music Psychotherapy

    • Guided Meditation

    • Workshops




Bookings

Typically GIM sessions last between one and a half to two hours.

Price (per session)

Standard rate: $100

Concession: $50

GIM is practiced in a series of sessions. A minimum of six sessions is advocated to enable the client to use this process effectively.

Inner Sound Therapy offers a reduced rate for a series of six sessions:

Standard rate: $500

Concession: $250

Please note:

For individuals experiencing financial hardship, a payment plan can be arranged.

24 hour notice is required for appointment cancellations.

Qualification Details

Master of Music Therapy (University of Melbourne) Graduate Diploma of Guided Imagery and Music (University of Melbourne) Bachelor of Music (University of Adelaide)

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