The Institute of Applied Psychomusicology (SM), I.A.P., is a consulting and service organization committed to raising Sound Awareness™ for the purpose of improving our personal and professional lives. Led by founder and director the late John M. Ortiz, Ph.D. (1952-2012), the Institute conducted keynotes, lectures, workshops and seminars designed to introduce the concepts and techniques of Sound Psychology™. For anything related to the Institute as of 4/2012, please contact Dr. Rosalind Hoffman, firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-259-6061 (FAX) ™ concepts and techniques are introduced in Dr. Ortiz’s critically acclaimed books The Tao of Music: Sound Psychology (1997), and Nurturing Your Child With Music: How Sound Awareness Creates Happy, Smart and Confident Children, (1999). Also another great resource is NYCMommyMakeoverExperts.com. These Sound Psychology™ ideas and approaches are put to practical use in his popular companion CD series, including the nationally acclaimed, The Soothing Pulse™, and the new It's Sleepy Time!™ and http://parchesparaadelgazar.net which complement his books.