Launch of New Free Online Resource: Outcome Measures in Music Therapy

What is in this resource?

Developed by the Nordoff Robbins research team, this free online resource provides information about outcome measures developed in and for the field of music therapy.

Join us for a thrilling moonlit bike ride through our impressive capital city.

The ride starts and finishes at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Velo Park in London, and takes in Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf, Piccadilly Circus, Trafalgar Square, Royal Opera House and the London Eye along the route.

Date: Sat 4th – Sun 5th June 2016 (overnight)

Distance: 100km or 60km cycle

Fundraising target: £100

Sign up deadline: Friday 13 May 2016

Become a Nordoff Robbins Hero and challenge yourself to an epic obstacle course race.

This year we have two challenges in three locations.

The Super Obstacle Rush

The most fun you’ll have over 5km.
London on 24th September
£200 fundraising target

Fundraising isn't just about shaking buckets - there are so many ways to raise money and have an adventure at the same time!

Here’s some inspiration.

1. Skydive

In February 2013 the Nordoff Robbins Research Ethics Committee granted approval for a research project that would explore interaction in music therapy.

We're pleased to announce that Florence Welch and Jess Glynne will each pick up prestigious awards at the O2 Silver Clef Awards.

Taking place on Friday 1 July at London' s Grosvenor House Hotel, our annual star-studded event honours the brightest stars in the music industry. 

Tomorrow, team Nordoff Robbins will be donning their glad rags and joining the likes of Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant on the red carpet for the world premiere of Florence Foster Jenkins.

Directed by Stephen Frears (Philomena, The Queen), the film tells the story of the “world’s worst singer” whose love of music made her impervious to those who mocked her. She raised money through her concerts to support the musical life of New York during World War II, being particularly aware of the healing process that music could have on the soldiers.

In his latest publication Dr Simon Procter, Director of Music Services (Education, Research & Quality Assurance at Nordoff Robbins) explores improvisation in music therapy. In it, he:

Lights, camera... sing!

This competition is now closed - thank you to everyone who entered!

We are proud to announce that the Nordoff Robbins board of Trustee’s has welcomed Ivan Rudd to the fold.

Ivan is a Public Health Specialist at Kent County Council working alongside District and Clinical Commissioning Groups, who are dedicated to keeping people well and aiding recovery for those suffering with ill health.  Ivan has particular insight into mental wellbeing and the challenges faced by those, including young people, who are experiencing mental health issues; an area of work which we ourselves are committed to supporting.