Healing From Grief: The Ritual Of Release and Restoration

“Unlike people in the West, the Dagara believe it is terrible to suppress one’s grief. Only by passionate expression can loss be tamed and assimilated into a form one can live with.” —Malidoma Some’, African Elder Facing The Challenge My father was diagnosed with Emphysema, Congestive Heart Failure and Lung Cancer. As his health deteriorates [...]

By | 2016-11-10T10:01:37+00:00 May 18th, 2015|Toby Christensen's Work, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Benefits Of Therapeutic Music

Cutting-edge Technology Therapeutic drumming music is a cutting-edge technology that is being utilized to treat A wide range of issues and conditions. From ADHD to cancer therapeutic sound treatments are found to be enormously effective. We are all very familiar with ultrasound treatments. They have been in the western medical community for decades. Through the [...]

By | 2016-11-10T10:01:37+00:00 June 10th, 2014|Toby Christensen's Work|0 Comments

Shift It! The Silver Bullet

“The Silver Bullet”  … a straightforward solution containing extreme effectiveness It is amazing to me how listening to a soundtrack can completely change your life! For the last two years I have been inspired to create therapeutic soundtracks to assist people in eradicating bad habits and establishing new patterns in their life to inspire them [...]

By | 2016-11-10T10:01:37+00:00 December 4th, 2013|Toby Christensen's Work|0 Comments

Therapeutic Drumming and Music As Treatment For Depression

Clinical Studies Involving Therapeutic Drumming and Music Therapeutic drumming and music have been found to be an effective intervention for the treatment of depression.   many clinical studies have been done to support this therapy and the results have been remarkable. One such study was conducted by Dr. Barry Bittman in 2001 and involved  111 [...]

By | 2016-11-10T10:01:37+00:00 November 21st, 2013|Toby Christensen's Work|0 Comments