Inside Miss Tania's brain!

Professional Memberships & Accreditations

  • Licensed Maestro Kindermusik Educator -Conductors Circle 2021
  • Top 1% and top 30 Kindermusik studios worldwide
  • Top 5 Kindermusik studios in Australia
  • Accredited Teacher & Full Member of the NSW Music Teachers Association
  • Affiliated Professional of the Academy of Neurologic Music Therapy
  • Certified Bigger Better Brains Educator
  • Full Member of the Collegiate of Specialist Music Educators (Aust.) Inc.
  • Full Member of Specific Learning Difficulties (SPELD) NSW
  • Working With Children Check Certificate:  Number WWC1353886E (expires 13 May 2022)

Professional Development

Tania is very passionate about neuromusical education, child development and most of all helping all children reach their absolute potential.  Research has now proven that music can make positive, PERMANENT neurological change in the brain, especially when undertaken before the age of 7.  As a parent of two children, Tania has witnessed first hand how music can have such a positive effect .  Tania continually builds on her knowledge base by attending a wide variety of seminars, conferences, courses, webinars and workshops on a wide variety of topics.  All this knowledge is passed on to you through her Busy Bees Music classes.  The following list details the wide range of topics and interests that fill her brain!

  • International Neurologic Music Therapy Training; The Academy of Neurologic Music Therapy, April 2021
  • BLOOM:  Growing through Maternal Anger; Dr Sophie Brock, April 2021
  • Brains = Behaviours; Allison Davies Pty Ltd; January 2021
  • Baby Massage:  Audio, Tactive, Visual, Vestibular (ATVV) Intervention; Pathways Foundation; December 2020
  • Recognizing Early Motor Delays at 2, 4, 6 Months of Age and the Importance of Tummy Time; Pathways Foundation; October 2020
  • Infant Development:  Alignment, Core and Motor; Pathways Foundation, October 2020
  • Early Childhood Educator Guide to Tummy Time; Pathways Foundation, October 2020
  • Statement of Attainment in Infection Prevention and Healthy Body Function; Tafe Digital, October 2020
  • Raised Good Online Parenting Summit; Tracy Gillet; Raised Good October 2020
  • What Your Child Needs From You Webinar; Dr Justin Coulson October 2020
  • Force creates Restistance:  Why your behaviour management program isnt working; Dr Justin Coulson October 2020  
  • The View From Here:  Skills In Aged and Community Dementia, Dementia Training Australia, October 2020
  • Sleep Matters; Dementia Training Australia, September 2020
  • Demystifying Dementia;Dementia Training Australia, September 2020
  • Emotions 101:  How to help kids with difficult feelings in the current situation; Oona Alexander, May 2020
  • Supporting Anxious Children; Megan Taylor; May 2020
  • The Importance of Sleep; Eileen Henry RIE Associate, April 2020
  • Decision making ability, capacity, and competency:  What they are and how to assess them in persons living with dementia, Dementia Training Australia, April 2020
  • The 12 Pillars of Brain Care; Allison Davies, January 2020
  • Community Care and Dementia:  Responsive Behaviours; Dementia Training Australia, December 2019
  • Community Care and Dementia:  Understanding the Condition;Dementia Training Australia, December 2019
  • Bigger Better Brains Educator Course; Dr Anita Collins;  September 2019
  • Aromatherapy:  Clinical Use of Essential Oils; University of Minnesota via Coursera, April 2019
  • What is Anxiety; Allison Davies, April 2019
  • Inside the Teenage Brain; Allison Davies, March 2019
  • Emotional Regulation and The Brain; Allison Davies, January 2019
  • How to help your child express grief and anger; Allison Davies, January 2019
  • How Music Can Change Your Life, University of Melbourne via Coursera, April 2018
  • Baby Bare; Stephanie Johnson - April 2018
  • Participation in Research Study: Impact of Noise and Music on Listening Phase 3; Macquarie University-March 2017
  • Wired for Sound and Ready to Learn; Diana Cameron, March 2017
  • Children Acquiring Literacy Naturally; University of California via Coursera, December 2017
  • Happy Brains, Happy Kids; Diana Cameron, November 2017
  •  Kindermusik 3 Day Conference, Brisbane, September 2107
  • TEDx Sydney 2017, ICC Sydney, June 2017
  • Kindermusik Conference, Sydney, September 2016
  • Participation in Research Study:  Early Indicators of Noise Injury Phase 2; Dr Joaquin Valderrama, Macquarie University, September 2016
  • TEDx Sydney 2016, Sydney Opera House, May 2016
  • Participation in Research Study: Impact of Noise and Music on Listening Phase 1 Part 2; Jermy Pang, Macquarie University, May 2016
  • Kindermusik 1 Day Conference, Sydney, September 2015
  • The Learning Difference Convention, Sydney, August 2015
  • Participation in Research Study: Impact of Noise and Music on Listening Phase 1; Jermy Pang, Macquarie University, August 2015
  • TEDx Sydney 2015, Sydney Opera House, May 2015
  • Kindermusik 2 Day Conference, Sydney, September 2014
  • Tool Kit for Kids - Debbie Hopper, Life Skills for Kids, August 2014
  • Teaching Character & Creating Positive Classrooms; Relay Graduate School of Education via Coursera, July 2014
  • TEDx Sydney 2014, Sydney Opera House, April 2014
  • Growing Gorgeous Boys into Good Men; Celia Lashlie, February 2014
  • Parenting with the Brain in Mind; Dr Dan Siegel - Mindsight Institute USA, September 2013
  • The Traffic Jam in My Brain - A Sensory Approach; Genevieve Jereb OTR, Sensory Tools USA, March 2013
  • Sibling Rivalry, Birth Order and Personality Development; Petra Will-Herat, February 2013
  • The Power of Positive Parenting, November 2012
  • Kindermusik 'Better Together' 3 Day Conference, Kindermusik International, Mooloolaba QLD, September 2012
  • How Many Times Do I Have To Say It?; Petra Will-Herat, August 2011
  • Getting Kids in Sync - A Sensory Approach; Geneieve Jereb, Sensory Tools USA, November 2011
  • Raising Kids That Cope:  Building an Optimistic Mindset in Children; Lyn Worsley, August 2011
  • Guiding Children's Challenging Behaviour; Petra Will-Herat, August 2011
  • Kindermusik Professional Development Seminar; Kindermusik PKE Advisory Board, July 2011
  • Vocal Mastery Workshop; Leigh McRae, April 2011
  • How To Keep A Happy Family; Dr John Irvine, June 2011
  • Research Study Participation:  Musical expertise and the planning of expression during piano performance;  Laura J Bishop, UWS June 2011