Katie Down, MMT, MT-BC, LCAT, is a board-certified, licensed
creative arts therapist in the state of New York. She received her
master's degree in music psychotherapy at New York University and
in music composition at New England Conservatory of Music.
Additional trauma training was completed at the Institute for
Contemporary Psychotherapy and with Laurel Parnell in EMDR.
Katie's office is part of the Sound Health Collective, located in
Manhattan at the Nord Anglia International School. She is also a
staff practitioner and workshop facilitator at Maha Rose Center for
Healing in Brooklyn, NY, offering monthly sound baths to sold out
crowds. Katie has been a guest lecturer in music and mindfulness at
New York University’s Music Department, The New School, The Jewish
Theological Seminary, The Expressive Arts Therapy Summit, and the
International Conference on Deep Listening.
Katie has conducted professional development workshops in
mindfulness meditation with sound at Safe Horizon for staff working
with victims of domestic violence and at You Can Thrive, an
organization working with survivors of breast cancer. In addition
to her music psychotherapy practice, Katie is an award-winning
performer, composer and sound designer for film and theatre.
She is represented by Antje Oegel International.