Joe Smith-Sands

RMT Music Therapist, Outreach Service

020 8744 8097

musictherapy@richmondmusictrust.org.uk

Joe Smith-SandsJoe is a music therapist and guitarist. He completed his undergraduate degree in jazz guitar at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and has experience performing and recording in various contemporary and popular music genres. Joe also completed his MA Music Therapy at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and graduated in 2020.

Since qualifying, Joe has worked for the NHS, within inpatient and community psychiatric services. Here he works with adults with personality disorder, psychosis and mood disorder as well as older adults diagnosed with dementia. Joe has further clinical experience of delivering music therapy in schools and special educational settings, and working with children with neurodiverse conditions such as ASD and ADHD.