Christine Stevens

Christine Stevens, MSW, MA, MT-BC is the author of Music Medicine, creator of The Healing Drum Kit and the founder of UpBeat Drum Circles in Encinitas, CA. She is a music therapy and wellness consultant to REMO, the world’s largest drum company. She has trained thousands of drum circle facilitators in more than 20 countries. For more on Christine, visit

Upcoming Programs by Christine Stevens

Healing Sound Retreat

May 28–31, 2015

Celebrate the Music of Your Soul Explore music and rhythm as a gateway for therapeutic process and honest communication. In its fifth year, this annual program weaves the four elements of music medicine into a powerful experience in cross-cultural rhythms, chants, and sacred silence. Using the voice and the drum, we will discover ancient and […]

Christine Stevens

Peace Music Ceremony at the Great Stupa

May 30, 2015

   Join us for a weekend retreat! Christine Stevens is also facilitating a retreat this weekend. Please click HERE for more information about the full retreat.  This program is included in the retreat. ~~~ Check out this post from Christine Stevens on our blog, which includes guided practices that you can do at home: Finding Your Rhythm