MTL philosophy places importance on community involvement, professional development, and educational work. The following outlines some of Kerry’s work in these areas since 1989.

  • High School Co-op Supervisor
  • MT Internship Supervisor
  • Spiritual and Ethics Committee, Thames Valley District Health Council
  • Secretary, Music Therapy Association of Ontario
  • Chair of Government Issues, Music Therapy Association of Ontario
  • President, Music Therapy Association of Ontario
  • MTAO Representative, Coalition of Mental Health Practitioners
  • Invited Board Member, Ontario Music Educators Association
  • Working Board member, Spiritual Providers Network for Cancer Care, Southwestern Region of Ontario
  • Field testing of the “MAGNET” assessment
  • Graduate Student Representative, University of Western Ontario Research Board

In addition, Kerry often speaks within the community about the profession of music therapy. An incomplete listing of organizations served since 1989 is found below.

  • Bereaved Families of Ontario
  • Facility of Music, UWO
  • Fanshawe College
  • Gamma Chapter, Delta Kappa Society
  • Kings College Grief Lecture Series
  • London and Area Association for Volunteer Administration
  • Ontario Association of Nursing Home Volunteers
  • Parkinson’s Foundation of Canada
  • Parkwood Hospital
  • REACT
  • Telecare
  • VOICE
  • University Women’s Association