Maine
Profile Type: Creative Business
Creative Business
Maine Music & Health

Kate Beever is a Board Certified Music Therapist with a Masters in Music Psychotherapy from New York University. While in New York, she interned at Beth Israel Medical Center and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She returned to the fresh air of Maine to open Maine Music & Health. MM&H provides services to clients of all ages with cancer, autism, cerebral palsy, brain injury, depression, developmental disabilities, dementia, and respiratory diseases. Kate presents at conferences, consults with nonprofits and healthcare organizations, and facilitates group and individual sessions while keeping an active performing schedule as a pianist and percussionist. She is also a trained REMO HealthRhythms facilitator.

I Have Worked With

  • Consultant to the Portland Symphony Orchestra for their Music & Wellness program- providing therapeutic music services to patients at New England Rehabilitation Hospital.  The orchestra musicians played the music, and a physical therapist and I facilitated movement and guided imagery for the patients. 

     

  • Have provided weekly music therapy sessions in a group setting for Pine Tree Society for over a year, to adults with developmental disabilities.  

  • Contracted as a music therapist at the Dempsey Center, in Central Maine Medical Center, to provide group and individual music therapy sessions for patients dealing with a cancer diagnosis.  

  • Creative Business

Contact Information

First Name: 
Kate
Job Title/Position: 
Owner & Music Therapist
Physical Address: 
Portland, ME 04101
Last Name: 
Beever
Phone: 
2072338734

About

Profile Type: 
Creative Business
Primary Discipline: 
Music - General
Additional Disciplines: 
Dance - General
Humanities - General
Literature - Poetry
Media - Audio / Sound
Multi-Disciplinary
Music - General
Music - Composition
Music - Jazz
Music - New
Music - Orchestral
Music - Pop / Rock
Music - R&B / Soul
Music - Rap / Hip-Hop
Music - Solo / Recital
Music - Traditional
Theater - Improv
Theater - Musical
Visual/Crafts - General
Year Founded: 
2010
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
Families
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Arts Centers
Activities and Services: 
Arts Instruction / Lessons
Audio or Video Recording
Performance / Concert / Reading / Assembly
Consulting - Organizational Capacity
Curriculum Development
Professional Development / Training
Public Relations Services
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Residency - Production / Development
Residency - Other
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class / Presentation
Events Per Year: 
10
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
State

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
American Music Therapy Association

Accessibility of Services

Access accommodations for people who are blind, partially sighted, and have low vision
Access accommodations for people who are Deaf and hard-of-hearing

I am a Touring Artist

State of Residence: 
Maine

I am a Teaching Artist

Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - Foreign Languages
Arts Integration - Health
Arts Integration - Mathematics
Ages Served: 
Pre-Kindergarten-age
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age
High School-age
College-Age
Adults