HEAL WITH SOUNDS
Certified Sound & Yoga Therapist
MFA, C-IAYT, E-RYT-500, CSH
"Music exalts each joy, allays each grief, expels diseases, softens every pain, subdues the rage of poison, and the plague." - John Armstrong Jr. (1758-1843)
"Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons, and you will find that it is to the soul what the water bath is to the body." - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. (1841-1935)
"Whenever you hear a sweet and beautiful sound, you are hearing your own basic goodness." - Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche (1939-1987)
Sound & Cancer Research
Tedx talk featuring music professor and researcher Anthony Holland and his use of sound frequencies to destroy cancer cells.
New York Times Article
Enjoy an article by Stephanie Rosenbloom about sound therapy, courtesy of The New York Times.
Sound Therapy On The Dr. Oz Show
In 2013 Dr. Mehmet Oz welcomed oncologist and author the late Dr. Mitchell Gaynor on his television show. Dr. Gaynor is the author of "The Healing Power Of Sound", and used Tibetan and crystal singing bowls with his patients who had been diagnosed with cancer. Here is a favorite clip from the show, where the doctors touch on how sound therapy works with our brain waves and the experience of the sound receiver.
Sound And Sacred Geometry
Inspiration for Fawntice is this demonstration of sound frequencies and their effect on matter.
The Healing Power Of Sound
An inspirational book by the late Dr. Mitchell Gaynor, who used sound healing with his patients as part of his oncology practice.
Bobby McFerrin Ted Talk
And excerpt from one of Fawntice's favorite Ted Talks featuring Bobby McFerrin demonstrating the power of sound and music on the brain.
Fawntice uses Planetary Gongs manufactured by Paiste Gongs in her sound healing sessions and gong baths. Here is a link showing the manufacturing process of these special instruments.
Globe Sound Healing Conference
Fawntice is one of the featured sound healers that offers sample sound healing sessions to attendees of the annual Globe Sound Healing Conference in Oakland, California. This conference draws sound healers of all disciplines from around the world.
Quality Tibetan Singing Bowls
With over 50 bowls in her collection, Fawntice is often asked where she gets her singing bowls from. She has collected them from all over the world, but she has a few from Sound Energy Healing, located in Encinitas, CA. These bowls are of the highest quality, imported from Nepal, and hand picked by two of her sound healing teachers.
Tibetan Bowl Sound Healing School
Fawntice is a proud certified graduate of the Tibetan Bowl Sound Healing School under the guidance of Diane Mandle and Richard Rudis.
One of Fawntice's favorite documentaries, exploring and proving the healing power of sound and music.
Nikola Tesla Quote
"Musicophilia" by Oliver Sacks
A doctor/author and book that set the stage of inspiration for Fawntice's practice of music and healing.
Violin And Elephants
A violinist serenades dancing elephants.
Piano And Elephants
A pianist serenades elephants.
Center for Neuroacoustic Research
Fawntice's beliefs and practice in sound healing and therapy revolve around the science of the modality. One of her favorite pioneers of sound healing in the USA is Dr. Jeffrey Thompson, D.C. and his Center for Neuroacoustic Research.
Human Tuning by John Beaulieu
One of Fawntice's favorite books about sound healing with tuning forks is "Human Tuning" by John Beaulieu.
Kenichi Kanazawa's Cymatics Table
Colored sand on a vibrating table demonstrating the effects of sound. Cymatics & sacred geometry in color.