黃欣慰 Esther Y.W.Wong
Music Therapist/Music Producer/Music Tutor
H.C.P.C. U.K. Registered Music Therapist
MA Music Therapy (Anglia Ruskin University, United Kingdom)
PGdip Music Therapy (University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
BMusic (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
ATCL Piano, Guitar
Village Music Circle Facilitator/ HealthRhythm Facilitator
Esther 為註冊音樂治療師，多元音樂創作人，社區音樂人，音樂樂器導師。她相信音樂的力量能使人找回真實的自我，激發個人潛能，故志在透過音樂治療提供情緒心理支持，協助個人面對自我，經歷成長，活出自我。早年畢業於紐西蘭奧克蘭 (University of Auckland) 大學, 主修作曲, 獲音樂學士 學位, 曾在作曲, 編曲, 音樂教育方面發展, 曾擔任六隻音樂專輯的音樂監督和製作人。随後於英國安格利亞羅斯金大學 (Anglia Ruskin University) 取得音樂治療碩士學位, 曾在英國和香港與不同大小機構和企業合作舉辦社區音樂和音樂治療活動及服務, 包括社福機構中心、中途宿舍、精神科醫院、兒童發展中心、弱智人士宿舍、特殊和主流學校。
Esther Y.W.Wong, a registered music therapist, a multi-instrumentalist and a composer based in Hong Kong. She believes the power of music to inspire, empower and transform an individual, currently working as a music therapist to facilitate positive changes, holistic growth and offering emotional and psychological support through musical interaction in various settings including mental health, intellectual disabilities, schools, corporate and general public.
Initially trained as a composer in the University of Auckland, New Zealand where she received her bachelor degree in music majoring in composition. After graduating, she has been working as a composer, arranger and music teacher where she has discovered the transformative power of music which sparked off further pursue in the field of music therapy by completing the Masters of Arts in Music Therapy degree at Anglia Ruskin University.
Esther has acquired a range of clinical experience in various settings such as psychiatric hospital, prison, mainstream and special schools, mental health rehabilitation center in Hong Kong and UK.