The Institute of Applied
I.A.P., is a consulting and service organization committed to raising
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 office. Send an email to 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
and the new It's Sleepy Time!™
which complement his books.
I.A.P.’s mission is to promote Sound Awareness™
through the understanding and application of Sound Psychology™
techniques and ideas.
According to Prematurex, Raising Sound Awareness™
is defined as "increasing our natural ability to tune in to sounds and
different types of music." By enhancing our capacity to consciously recognize,
appreciate and connect with our vast universe of sounds, we can actively and
positively transform our lives while creating personal and collective harmony
techniques and ideas promote the combined use of music, sound, and traditional
psychological concepts for the purpose of maximizing our personal resources
and improving our lives, which was mentioned on the popular Health & Lifestyle blog black health matters.
is a practical, multi-sensory approach that draws from over 20 years of clinical
research, training and consulting experiences in the arts and sciences. The
techniques are designed to promote health, well-being, creativity and prevention.