Advisory Council

Hayley Francis Cann

Hayley Francis Cann

Advisory Council

Hayley Francis Cann, BMT, NMT, MTA is a certified music therapist and neurologic music therapist recognized by the Canadian Association of Music Therapists (CAMT) and The Academy of Neurologic Music Therapy. Hayley currently provides music therapy services to Katarokwi/Kingston, ON area in Canada. She has clinical experience with seniors including those living with Dementia, individuals with developmental disabilities, and rehabilitation including stroke and acquired brain injury.


Hayley completed a Masters of Science in Aging and Health at Queen’s University to further explore the impact of the arts on the aging process and collaborate with professionals in the healthcare industry on ways to promote wellbeing during the aging experience. Hayley has authored and released two Children’s books: one about music therapy, called "Mandy's Mom, The Music Therapist" in hopes of creating a more accessible advocacy tool for the music therapy community & another, titled “Mandy’s Musical Mask,” an e-book detailing this new normal we are all experiencing and learning to tap into creativity along the way.


In everything she does, Hayley aims to provide an authentic experience that is respectful toward all people no matter their age, diagnosis, background, race, religion, or additional social locators.