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The Necessity of Trauma-Informed Voice Practices: Impact, Research, Scope
with Elisa Monti
Thursday 9th June 2022 at 5-7pm (UK time)

In this course, participants will learn about the definition and importance of the term “trauma-informed”.

We will discuss mental health and trauma-related factors in professional singers.

We will also learn about the incidence and impact of trauma and explore ways for voice professionals and voice users to embody a trauma-informed approach feeling comfortable in their own role and scope.

If you would like a certificate of attendance for this event, please send us an email.

Elisa Monti is a voice-specialized psychologist with a PhD from The New School for Social Research in New York.

Her concentration is the relationship between psychological trauma and different measures of voice. Her mission is to contribute our understanding of this relationship.

Elisa collaborates with numerous scholars and scientists, including the Helou Laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh.

Elisa is a certified Performance Wellness therapist trained in the Montello Method for Performance Wellness and is certified in Vocal Psychotherapy (trained by Dr. Diane Austin).

Elisa is a founding member of the Voice and Trauma Research and Connection Group.

Thursday 9th June 2022 at 5-7pm
(UK time)

This course is free for Voice Study Centre's MA/PGCert students and £30 (VAT inclusive) otherwise.

If you would like to book a place on this course, please use the payment form in the 'Book Your Place' tab or email

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