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Group + Summer Camp Offerings

Soothing Sensations

Soothing Sensations is a group built for teenagers and adults ages 16 and up. All ability levels are welcome and groups will be formed based on ability levels.

The goals of the group are to increase socialization, increase emotional expression, increasing sensory experiences and developing coping mechanisms.

These groups runs at locations in Creighton and Gibsonia.

Social Skills Rock Bands

Our rock bands are built for individuals with ADHD and Autism. Groups will be formed based on individual interest, location and ages (Minimum of 8 years old). No music experience or talent necessary, but an interest in singing, guitar, drums or keys or sound technology is necessary.

The goals of the group include increasing focus and attention, improving social skills, allowing for healthy peer interactions and teaching coping mechanisms.

Please contact us if you are interested and we will place you on our wait list. These groups are formed as needed and run in numerous locations across southwestern PA.

Early Childhood Groups and Family Experiences

Please Contact Us if you would like an early Childhood or Family Experiences Group to be held at your facility. Typically these groups are held at libraries, parks, or community centers, but can be hosted anywhere.

Sensory Friendly Summer Camps Irwin PA

Maestrominds School of music, Irwin PA 15642

The camps are geared towards individuals with autism or sensory needs, but we welcome all individuals. These camps are two weeks long and will include active music making, composition, recording, and lots of fun! Ages 6-10 (Please contact us if your child is 5 or 11 and you think they might be a good fit)

To Register, please click here.

  • July 20 – 31, 2020: 12:30-4:30 pm

  • Aug 3 – 14, 2020: 9 am - 1 pm

Sensory Friendly Summer Camps Gibsonia PA

Steamworks Creative, Gibsonia PA 15044  

The camps are geared towards individuals with autism or sensory needs, but we welcome all individuals. Camps at Steamworks Creative are sponsored by Band Together Pittsburgh and the Autism Society of Pittsburgh. Camps are one week in length and are 9 am - 1 pm.

To Register, please click here.

  • June 15-19, 2020: Ages 13+ Active Music Making

  • June 22 – 26, 2020: Ages 5-8, Active Music Making

  • Aug 3 – 7, 2020: Ages 9-12, Active Music Making

  • Aug 10 – 14, 2020: Ages 15+ Song Writing and Composition

Irma Freeman Center Summer Camps

5006 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Camps at the Irma Freeman Center for Imagination run from June 22 through July 31 and range in topics from active music making to going on bike adventures, and acro yoga to theater camp. There is truly something for everyone. While the exact ages vary week to week, the overall age range is 6 – 13. The camps listed below are run by Three Rivers Music Therapy.

  • July 6-10, 2020: Ages 8-13 Music Making and Song Writing 9 am – 12 pm

  • July 27 – 31, 2020: Ages 6-9 and 10-13, Theater Camp 9 am – 12 pm

Addiction Recovery Groups

Women in Recovery

This group is open to any female in recovery ages 18 and up. Located in the Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh, group days and times are formed based on the availability of those interested.

Music supported sobriety

This group is open to any individual in recovery ages 18 and up. Group days and times are formed based on the availability of those interested.

The Camaraderie Choir

This is a group for individuals with Parkinson’s Disease including rehearsals and a community performance. This group is currently on hold until further notice.

The group occurs on Thursdays from 6:30 – 7:30 pm at The East End Cooperative Ministry, 6140 Station St, Pittsburgh Pa 15206