Music and Imagery Association of Australia

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Registered GIM Therapists (RGMITs) have completed at least two years’ post-graduate training in addition to their initial therapy qualification. RGMITs are accredited by the Music and Imagery Association of Australia (MIAA) and are bound by MIAA’s Code of Ethical Practice. Therapists are required to undertake regular supervision and complete professional development requirements to stay informed of evidence-based practice.

RGMITs practice throughout Australia, and internationally.

Minky van der Walt

BMUS (Therapy), Registered Music Therapist and Registered Guided Imagery and Music (GIM) Therapist
PACFA Reg. Clinical 26483 and PACFA Mental Health Practitioner

Phone: 0466 149 430

Minky has 20 years of clinical experience in providing mental health support to children, families and adults. Her approach is collaborative, relational, and process focused, meaning that she sees therapy as a team effort that is informed by individual and shared experiences as they emerge in the moment.

Minky’s influences include interpersonal neurobiology, attachment theory, music therapy, trauma informed approaches, Guided Imagery and Music (GIM), somatic processing and Gestalt theory. She currently works as a counsellor and therapist with children and families experiencing family violence and relational trauma, and the health professionals and teachers that support them. Minky also has expertise in providing therapy and training in the areas of mental health and post-traumatic stress.

Minky currently offers individual and group online therapy for healthcare workers, emergency services workers, and educators through her business, Tempo Therapy and Consulting.

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​Satyamo Judy Roberts

Bachelor of Music (BMus), Master of Arts Music Therapy (MAMusTh), Graduate Diploma Counselling (GradDipCouns), Graduate Diploma Guided Imagery and Music (GradDipGIM), RGIMT
Senior Instructor Yoga, Yoga Therapist, Yoga Sound and Song
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Satyamo is a professionally trained, mature and experienced practitioner who offers individual face-to-face and online sessions in Guided Imagery and Music (GIM), Yoga of the Voice, and Yoga Therapy. Through her business, Yoga Sound and Song, Satyamo offers group workshops and retreats that use aspects of classical yoga and meditation combined with sound meditation, music therapy, and GIM. Natural venues are an important part of these events, offering connection to the wild earth. Satyamo’s practice is centred on beautiful therapeutic approaches to self-care and personal healing that are mindfully assessed and supported.
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