What People have said about Christian and his music therapy practice:
"You're my best pain medicine"
"You work better than Ativan (a sedative) any day"
"It (the music) just makes me feel warm and calm inside- like everything's going to be OK."
"Your music has really brought peace into this difficult time for myself and my family"
"The songs we sing bring back such great memories- it helps me realize all the good things that have been in my life."
"I always feel 20 years younger after our sessions"
"This is the most wonderful gift anyone could give. Its just so powerful and healing."
"I always feel so trapped these days. The music is one of the only things that makes me feel free."
"These music therapy groups give me something to look forward to, they sure make my day!"
-Client with Alzheimer's Disease
"Having the support of my music is the only way I got through this. You helped me to find support and comfort there at a time when I was in so much despair. You gave me hope when I had none. It gave me something to go on living for. For me music therapy was the difference between life and death... I cant thank you enough."
"Our music and imagery sessions were one of the few positive experiences I had during my chemo. It helped me to discover a different part of myself, and to see beyond my misery. I know that it helped with the side effects and Im sure it helped me fight my cancer."
"You can play for me anytime"
"My tremor was so bad today. I thought nothing would stop it, but you and your music did. Thank you!"
"The rhythms you play (during exercise groups) really help me get my body going- even when it doesnt want to. The rhythms just help my body know how to move- all I have to do is keep time with the music."
-Clients with Parkinson's Disease
"The music just cocooned me in a safe and warm place...it was wonderful"
"Your music brought me to a place where I felt no pain. That hasnt happened in ten years"
"The music just got inside me... became a part of me... and now I feel no pain."
-Chronic Pain Clients
"You brought her home"
-Mother of a Methodist Hospital Coronary I.C.U. patient after the death of her daughter
"I hope that when it is my time to leave this earth, that someone like you will be there to play me home. Your music is so wonderful- it brings such peace."
-Methodist Hospital Chaplain