"Thank you for your gifts of music and wise messages."
Marcia, workshop participant
Darkness and Dawn: Navigating Grief & Loss
Using Resilience and Art to Bolster Resilience
Helping Children with Change, Grief & Loss
Music, Meaning and Happiness
"I so appreciated Joy's beautiful songwriting, her openness, and her ability to listen compassionately! I wouldn't change a thing about the workshop."
Turning Point Workshop Participant
Turning Point: The Center for Hope and Healing
Children's Mercy Hospital
University Of Kansas Medical Center/Multiple Sclerosis
Shawnee Mission Medical Center MS Support Group
Tall Oaks Conference Center
Saint Andrew Wise Women
Shawnee Mission Medical Center Perinatal Loss Program
Our Lady of the Presentation Women's Retreat
Overland Park Medical Center Perinatal Loss Program
St. Joseph's Medical Center
St. Mary's Medical Center
Trauma Sensitive Schools Summit/Cornerstones of Care & Truman
University of Kansas Cancer Centers
Atonement Lutheran Church
Brookdale Senior Living
National Women's Music Festival
Transformative Language Arts National Conference
"Your program was a great combination of entertainment and a springboard for deep introspection and re-centering. The words you write touch us all and help us feel we belong through shared experiences."
Rejane Henn, Coordinator, Wise Women series
Blending music and original songs with years of social work and support group facilitation, Joy Zimmerman, LMSW and singer|songwriter, leads workshops with children, youth and adults. Joy's songwriting and creative activities guide participants to self-discovery and connection. An engaging presenter, Joy's workshops and retreats focus on resilience, creativity, self-discovery, navigating change, and the power of music.
Workshops are tailored to each individual group and setting. Joy is based in Kansas City and available to travel. For information or to schedule an event, contact Joy at: firstname.lastname@example.org.