Christine Stevens is an international speaker, music therapist, and author. A modern-day troubadour, she introduces people all over the world to the power of musical expression.
As Director of Music Therapy and Wellness Programs at Remo, Inc., Christine developed HealthRHYTHMS,
currently being taught to health-care professionals in the United States, China, Japan Guatemala and Europe. A pioneer in the music and wellness movement, Christine serves as a consultant to the Mind-Body Wellness Center, the Wellness Committee of the Percussive Arts Society, and the International
House of Blues Foundation.
Through her company, UpBeat Drum Circles (www.ubdrumcircles.com),
Christine offers community drum circles for corporate team building, diversity training, personal growth, and health & wellness seminars. With an itinerary that has included Hong Kong, China, and Western Europe, Christine has exposed over 10,000 people to her vision this year alone. Televised media credits include: CBS This Morning, KABC–Los Angeles, London Tonight, Living Better TV, and the Hong Kong News. Print media featuring Christine's work includes articles in such publications as The Christian Science Monitor, First for Women Magazine, Fast Company, The Oriental News and Natural Beauty and Health.
A multi-instrumentalist whose credits include music director for Up with People International, Christine composes and performs in a wide variety of musical settings. Holding masters degrees in both social work and music therapy, Christine developed group drumming programs for the students at Columbine High School and PS150 at Ground Zero in New York City.