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Co-Creator, Graceful Passages
Gary Malkin is an Emmy® award-winning composer, performer & speaker dedicated to utilizing music to catalyze health & wellness. As a consultant, he is passionate about how music & the arts can alleviate suffering & create healing environments. He is cocreator of the acclaimed resource, Graceful Passages, which offers musically-enhanced messages from leaders of our time to face end of life transitions with acceptance & compassion, widely considered ‘among the most powerful non-pharmacological interventions for the alleviation of anxiety while facing serious illness and end of life.” Gary co-authored Safe in the Arms of Love to deepen the bonding process for parents and newborns. He also co-created the Care for the Journey listening resource, offering musically-enhanced messages to support professional caregivers. Gary's presented at Harvard’s Spirituality and Health Conferences and served as the Director of Music and Sound Strategies for the long-term care company, The Goodman Group.