Pete Blackett M Phil MA MBACP (accred)
4-am are very excited to announce that Pete Blackett will be working with us in 2015. He will offer us years of experience working with our target group. And building strong partnerships with Leicester and Bangor Universities.
As part of Petes music therapy programme, he will be bringing with him, UMBANDA, a music drumming group. He will be offering drum workshops and displays for the community, giving everybody the oppourtunity to experience the joy of creating music
Peter Blackett/Psycologist. is 4-am consultant on music therapy, Autism and Psychology. Peter has worked for over 15 years, all over Europe and the USA as a music therapist and is happy to advise us whenever we need clarification or constructive advice.
Maria has BA in Art specialised in Sculpture and Digital Media from the National University of Colombia having graduated with Honours. She has worked as a creative and project manager in advertising agencies across her native country Colombia. In 2008 she travelled to Buenos Aires Argentina to study Art direction for Film and advertising. In 2010 She settled down in London where she worked in theatre and films doing set and costume design, along side doing graphic design freelance and young children's workshops.
Currently she is exploring the therapeutic powers of art while working with young people with special learning needs in Hertfordshire. Maria is a creative person who has explored on a quest to find and help to develop the best of every young person's potential to create.
She believes creativity are much more than the tecniques involved. Creativity is fundamental in everybody's skill set for life.