Mackenzie Costron

Mackenzie Costron
Instructor
Music Therapy
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Contact Information
Office   Denton Hall room 236
Email   mackenzie.costron@acadiau.ca
Phone   1-800-827-3120 ext. 101   

 

Mackenzie Costron, BMT, MTA, RCT (she/her/hers), is the Owner and Founder of Find Your Voice Music Therapy, launching the first practice location in Katarokwi/ Kingston, ON June 2014.  She launched the second Find Your Voice Music Therapy location in K’jipuktuk/ Halifax, NS July 2017 and currently provides music therapy & counselling services in HRM area.

Mackenzie graduated from Acadia University with a Bachelor of Music Therapy (BMT) and is a Certified Music Therapist (MTA) with the Canadian Association of Music Therapists (CAMT).  In June 2015, she completed the Narrative Therapy program through The Hincks-Dellcrest Centre and University of Toronto.  She is a Registered Counselling Therapist (RCT) with the Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists (NSCCT).  In addition, Mackenzie is a Heart Centered Coach with Costron+Co in areas of business & entrepreneurship wellness, identity and leadership.

Mackenzie uses the interplay of music and verbal language within the therapeutic process. She specializes in working with adults and seniors including mental health (i.e. anxiety and depression), trauma, grief and loss.  She also has experience working with individuals with developmental delays, children & youth at risk, stroke & acquired brain injury, neurologic movement disorders, dementia & Alzheimer’s as well as hospice & palliative care.

Mackenzie is a classically trained vocalist, with advanced training in piano, guitar, and percussion.  She has been a member of Canadian choral communities since 1998, currently singing with the Halifax Camerata Singers.

Courses Taught
MUSI 3563: Skills and Resources
MUSI 3560 Practicum Seminar 1
MUSI 4560 Practicum Seminar 3

Education
Indigenous Canada Course Certification, University of Alberta, 2020
Heart Centred Facilitator, Danielle Laporte, Inc., 2020
Registered Counselling Therapist (RCT), Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists, 2017
Brief and Narrative Therapy Training Program, Hincks-Dellcrest Institute and University of Toronto, 2015
Certified Music Therapist (MTA), Canadian Association for Music Therapists, 2015
Bachelor of Music Therapy (BMT), Acadia University, 2013

Social Media
Find Your Voice Music Therapy Website: https://findyourvoicemusictherapy.com/
Find Your Voice Music Therapy Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FindYourVoiceMusicTherapy
Find Your Voice Music Therapy Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/findyourvoicemusictherapy/
Find Your Voice Music Therapy Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/company/75500267/admin/

Other Links
Costron + Co Website: https://www.costronco.com/
Costron + Co Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CostronCo
Costron + Co Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/costronco
Costron + Co Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/company/64885264/admin/
Mackenzie Costron Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mackenzie-costron-bmt-mta-rct-41093055/