James Schaller, CMP, will teach you to harness the power of sound for rest, healing, and recovery.
James Schaller, CMP is a clinical musician, composer, and consultant who is trained to deliver music at the bedside in medical situations. He lectures to medical teams and caregiver organizations on the use of music to reduce pain and anxiety and support recovery. His work now turns to equipping families, giving them the tools and inspiration to manage their sound and media environments.
As the creator of The Healer’s Visit, James mentors thousands of volunteers from hospices, hospitals, churches, nursing homes, and community service organizations in the therapeutic use of recorded and live music. His original music has been used in medical facilities throughout the world to reduce pain and anxiety and bring peace to patients and families.
As a sound designer and consultant, James helps medical facilities of all sizes create custom, intentional sound environments that serve both staff and patients.
James and his partner, Maria Del Rey, have produced a series of family video and music titles that have won the Parent’s Choice Gold and Silver Awards, a Latin Grammy Nomination, Amazon.com’s Top Ten Children’s Award, a Carnegie Foundation Grant, and the National Association of Parenting Publications Gold Award amongst many other awards.
James plays a custom 19-string harp guitar built by San Francisco luthier Alan Perlman.
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