Rhythm2Recovery delivers therapeutic programs and professional development, that utilise fun and engaging rhythmic musical activities to support social and emotional development. Based on the latest neuro-science.
This approach has been shown to support increased emotional regulation, improved social connection and reduced levels of anxiety and other elements of psychological distress.

Rhythm2Recovery is:

  • A new flexible resource from the author & developer of the Holyoake DRUMBEAT program
  • An evidence-based approach
  • Practical & engaging
  • Flexible with diverse application

Discover Rhythm2Recovery

Watch the video to learn more about the program.

Using the exercise 'The Speaker's Chair' students reveal the impact of the Rhythm2Recovery program.


"Simon Faulkner gets to the soul of rhythm and its potent use when working with individuals, families, and groups of all ages. This training is a treasure. It’s a must-do for anyone working in a therapeutic or educational context. When words get in the way, tune in to the principles that Rhythm2Recovery offers in this packed filled workshop."

— Dr. Daryl Chow, MA, Ph.D. (Psych)Counselling Psychologist, Senior Associate & Trainer, International Center for Clinical Excellence (ICCE)

More about Simon and the team

R2R Therapeutic Workshops & Online Training

Rhythm2Recovery offer fun and practical workshops & online training resources for counsellors, educators, youth workers, HR professionals, and other people working in the personal development field. These extend the model Simon created with the Holyoake DRUMBEAT program to include over 150 new exercises for groups and individuals, that link rhythmic music, movement and voice to themes of health and wellbeing. R2R also tailor private trainings to meet the needs of specific organisations.

"The training was packed full of amazing activities I can use immediately. Highly recommended to those wanting to expand their skills in working with individuals and groups through music."

— Christa Tinari, CEO Peace Praxis – Social & Emotional Development consultants

Contact us

For enquiries about Rhythm2Recovery programs, workshops, or general information please contact:

Simon Faulkner

Phone: +61 (0)429 038 380

Email: simon@rhythm2recovery.com

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