Background

Doctor Stéphane Guétin

Doctor Stéphane Guétin

  • President and Founder of Music Care
  • Clinical Psychology and Psychopathology Laboratory (LPCP), Research Unit EA4056, Université Paris V-René Descartes
  • INSERM U1061, Centre for Memory Resources and Research, Montpellier University Hospital
  • Member of the French Society for the Study and Treatment of Pain (SFETD)

Since 1999, Stéphane Guétin, a music therapist who holds a PhD in Clinical Psychology, has been focusing his efforts on evaluating the benefits of music therapy by conducting numerous clinical research studies that have been presented at international congresses and published in international journals. In partnership with Montpellier University Hospital (INSERM U1061), he has developed innovative music therapy solutions that can effectively relieve pain, anxiety and depression in hospitalised patients.

Music Care won the Innovation Prize at the Initiative to Care awards in 2009 and was nominated for the Victoires de la Médecine awards in 2010 in the Neurology category, with the team in the Department of Neurology (Professor Jacques Touchon) at Montpellier University Hospital.