Highly Professional Music Therapists in South West London.
Music Therapy is offered by the Owl Centre's specialists in South West London
The Music Therapists at The Owl Centre in South West London combine expertise and experience with a friendly and sympathetic approach to the children and parents they see. They also have links with the NHS to ensure a seamless continuity for clients who have received NHS assessments or therapy.
Emmanouil Pattakos, BA music and Sonic Arts, MA Music therapy, UWE, HCPC Registered.
Emmanouil graduated from the University of the West of England in Bristol with a Master’s degree in Music Therapy in the summer of 2014. Since qualifying, he has worked in the UK and Greece with children with learning disabilities (SLD, PMLD), autism spectrum disorders (ASD), Down syndrome and social, emotional and behavioural difficulties (SEBD). He also worked for a short period of time in a cancer care unit for children in the General Hospital of Crete.
Emmanouil is passionate about his work with autism and learning difficulties and how MT can facilitate emotional expression, improve social interaction and communication skills. His approach is person-centred psychodynamic music therapy where clinical improvisation is used alongside other techniques to build the feeling of trust and a safe space within a therapeutic relationship between the children and the therapist. He loves working with children and their families to offer the best support possible, and worsk closely with multidisciplinary teams to tailor music therapy sessions to meet the needs of each child.
Emmanouil is based in Clapham, SW4, and is able to travel to the surrounding areas, including:
- Brixton Hill
- Canary Wharf
- Clapham Park
- Crystal Palace
- Elephant and Castle
- Herne Hill
- London Bridge
- Loughborough Junction
- Streatham Hill
- Tooting and Tooting Bec
Profiles of the other Owl Centre therapists to follow soon.
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