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Work experience

2016 - Present

Music therapist

Riga municipality social care centre "Stella maris"

2015 - Present

Vice-Dean

Rīga Stradiņš University, Faculty of Rehabilitation

2014 - Present

Assistant

Rīga Stradiņš University, Faculty of Public Health and Social Welfare, Department of Health Psychology and Pedagogy

2014 - Present

Head of Master's Study Programme "Arts therapy"

Rīga Stradiņš University, Faculty of Rehabilitation

2013 - 2015

Project Director

"Eko media" Ltd.

2014 - 2015

Music therapist

Riga Sanatorium Boarding School

2011 - 2013

Head of Marketing and Communication

"Eco Baltia" JSC

2004 - 2011

Project Manager

"Latvijas Zaļais punkts" JSC

2009 - 2010

Guest Lecturer

Vidzeme University

2000 - 2004

Account Manager

"Consensus" Ltd.

2003 - 2003

Project manager

"Johansson Mellstrand Wallén Kommunikation" AB

Education and training

2015 - Present

Student

Rīga Stradiņš University, Division of Doctoral Studies, programme "Medicine"

2009 - 2013

Master's degree in Health Care/Qualification of Art therapist with specialization in Music Therapy

Rīga Stradiņš University

2004 - 2008

Master in Arts

Latvian Academy of Culture

2000 - 2000

Erasmus exchange student/International Media studies

Mitthoegskolan (Midsweden University)

1996 - 2000

Bachelor in social sciences/Qualification of Public Relations specialist

Vidzeme University

1993 - 1996

General secondary education

Sigulda State Gymnasium

Achievements

Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade


Data integration in mixed methods research

Seminar

J. Bradt

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Design challenges in a double-blinded study of music therapy for people suffering from schizophrenia with negative symptoms

Seminar

I.N. Pedersen

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Update mentalization in music therapy

Workshop

G. Strehlow

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Music therapy and neuroscience

Lecture

S.Koelsch & W.Magee​

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Music therapy embrace for patients in radiation oncology

Seminar

G. Nataloni

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Guided Imagery and Music (GIM) as therapy and rehabilitation for cancer survivors

Seminar

B. Zanchi, L. Bonfiglioli, G. Nicoletti, P.E. Ricci Bitt

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Talking to 'the public' about music therapy practice, theory and research

Workshop

K. Skewes McFerran

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Clinical improvisation in music therapy: theory, practice, research and training

Seminar

C. Dileo, J. De Backer, J. Erkkilä, K. Foubert, O. Brabant, N. Letulė

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Improvising and composing

Seminar

J. Doderer & D. Amir​

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


The contribution of music therapy to assessment and to conceptualisation of emotion dysregulation during childhood

Seminar

M. Marik,T. Stegemann

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Efficacy of musical intervals on psychological parameters: a randomized controlled trial

Workshop

J. Vagedes, E. Helmert, M. Kohl, H. Kern

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Perspectives on music therapy assessments for children and adolescents:

formats, backgrounds, aims and clinical applications

Seminar

D. Moreau, S. Lindahl Jacobsen, P. Sabbatella, P. Lazo, K. Schumacher

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


One note symphony

Workshop

A. Berman

2016, 10th European Music therapy confederation conference


Voice Work within Educational Setting

Workshop

J.O. Bøtker

2015, Nordplus Higher Education


How to Understand Participation in a Music Therapy Group? A Workshop Based on a Music Therapy Group of People with Epilepsy

Workshop

Z. Abramaviciute, V. Aleksiene

2015, Nordplus Higher Education


The Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and Music: Basic Principles and Practical Use

Workshop

A. Pehk, 2015

Nordplus Higher Education


Motor Performance in Post-Stroke Recovery Using Active Music Therapy

Workshop

E. Ala-Ruona

2015, Nordplus Higher Education


Museum as a resource in art therapy

Workshop

M.Rosal

2014, Rīga Stradiņš University


Cognitive-behavioral art therapy approaches (with children)

Workshop

M.Rosal

2014, Rīga Stradiņš University​


Cognitive-behavioral art therapy approaches (with adults)

Workshop

M.Rosal

2014, Rīga Stradiņš University​


Music therapy in neuro-rehabilitation

Workshop

G.Tucek

2014, Latvia Music therapy association​


Psycho-drama oriented music therapy for groups of children and adolescents

Workshop

H.Fausch-Pfister

2014, Latvia Music therapy association


Attention measurements in music therapy

Seminar

V.Bernhofs

2014, Latvia Music therapy association ​


Music therapy research in children psycho-somatics and adolescent psychiatry

Seminar

H.U.Schmidt

2014, Latvia Music therapy association ​


Application of psychotherapy techniques in music therapy

Workshop

T.Timmerman

2014, Latvia Music therapy association ​


Crisis and counseling

Seminar

J.Harlamova, I.Majore-Dūšele

2014, Union of Latvia Arts therapies associations


Dimensions of personality

Seminar

V.Sudraba

2013, Art therapy association of Latvia


Psychodinamic constructs in consulting

Seminar

V.Sudraba

2013, Art therapy association of Latvia ​


Vibro-acoustic music therapy

Introductory course

E.Ala-Ruona, M.Punkanen

2013, Latvia Music therapy association ​


Symbolic language, archetypic shapes and numbers in consulting

Seminar

K.Mārtinsone, M.Siliņš

2011, Art therapy association of Latvia ​


Ethnic music and therapy in European context

Grundtvig lifelong learning programme

A.Vilkeliene (Lithuania), I.Makris (Greece), G.Tucek (Austria), A.Coban (Turkey), I. Lunansky (Spāin)

May 17-22, 2010, Alytus music school


Dialogues with the self: improved self-awareness through music and creative expressions

Workshop

A. Pehk

2010, Art therapy center of Health Institute​


Music therapy after stroke

Workshop

J.Erkkila un E. Ala-Rouna

2010, Latvia Music therapy association ​


Music therapy for depression patients

Workshop

J.Erkkila un E. Ala-Rouna

2010, Latvia Music therapy association ​


Music therapy methods for individuals and groups

Workshop

H. Fausch

2010, Latvia Music therapy association ​


Arts therapies self-experience group (45 academic hours)

A.Upmale, M.Paipare, A.Vagale, I.Vāverniece, I.Dreifelde-Gabruševa

September-december, 2009

Art therapy center of Health Institute

Scientific interests

  • Psychosocial rehabilitation of chronic patients
  • Assessment and evaluation in music therapy
  • E-interventions in health care
  • Scientific communication

Study programmes led

Rīgas Stradiņa universitātes profesionālā maģistra studiju programma "Mākslas terapija"

Study courses prepared

Creation and management of projects

Introduction to project management

Study courses involved in

Professional activity in arts therapy and its legal funcaments

Music therapy I

Personality and health (in LV and Eng)

Creation and management of projects

Introduction to project management

Theoretical and methodological grounds of Master's Thesis

Supervision and reviewing of students' scientific work

Supervision of 2 master's theses in 2014/2015

Supervision of 3 master's theses in 2015/2016

Projects

"MUSic, performing and creative Arts professions involved in healthcare: a portal for VET promotion and mutual recognition of profiles. Project Number: 539899–LLP–1–2013–1–IT–LEONARDO–LMP


"Teaching, learning and sharing music therapy as a tool for change". Project ID: NPHE-2014/10319

Memberships

Member of Latvia Music therapy association

Member of the board of Union of Arts therapies associations of Latvia

Publications

Duhovska, Jana. Individualizētās mūzikas terapijas izvērtēšanas profila emocionālās un sociālās funkcionēšanas izvērtēšanas skalu adaptācijas pirmais posms un to specifisko iezīmju noteikšana pacientiem ar uzvedības traucējumiem / J.Duhovska, K.Mārtinsone // Mākslu terapija dažādām klientu/pacientu grupām : rakstu krājums / sast. K.Mārtinsone, E.Krevica. - Rīga : RSU, 2014. - 312.-321.lpp.

Paipare, Jana. Mūzikas terapija rehabilitācijā : neiroloģija / M.Paipare, J.Duhovska // Mākslu terapija dažādām klientu/pacientu grupām : rakstu krājums / sast. K.Mārtinsone, E.Krevica. - Rīga : RSU, 2014. - 350.-362.lpp. - T.p. krāj. "Mūzikas terapija : izglītība un pētniecība, pieredze un prakse". - Liepāja, 2014. - 224.-237.lpp.

Abstracts

Duhovska, Jana. Individualizētās mūzikas terapijas izvērtēšanas profila sociālās un emocionālās funkcionēšanas izvērtēšanas skalu adaptācija Latvijā / J.Duhovska, K.Mārtinsone // 2014.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2014.g. 10.-11.aprīlī) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2014. - 449.lpp.

Assessment, monitoring and evaluation : an overview of tools utilized by visually-plastic art, music, dance-movement and drama therapists of Latvia / A.Upmale, I.Majore-Dūšele, J.Duhovska ...[et al.] // Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. - Vol.47, No.8 (2015, Sept.), p.793. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Clinical applications of visually-plastic art, music, dance-movement and drama therapy in physical rehabilitation / A.Upmale, I.Majore-Dūšele, J.Duhovska ...[et al.] // Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. - Vol.47, No.8 (2015, Sept.), p.793. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Duhovska, Jana. Veselības rekreācija slimību profilaksei, veselības veicināšanai un indivīda produktivitātes sekmēšanai / J.Duhovska, K.Mārtinsone, I.J.Mihailovs // 2015.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2015.g. 26.-27.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2015. - 7.lpp.

Duhovska, Jana. Music therapy in healthcare across Europe : a comparative study / J.Duhovska, M.Paipare // Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. - Vol.47, No.8 (2015, Sept.), p.793-794. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Music therapy for stroke patients to reduce movement disorders : a systematic review with meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials / S.Šuriņa, K.Mārtinsone, J.Duhovska, M.Paipare // Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. - Vol.47, No.8 (2015, Sept.), p.788-789. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Šuriņa, Sanita. Mūzikas terapija insulta slimnieku kustību traucējumu mazināšanai : nejaušinātu kontrolētu pētījumu sistemātiskais pārskats ar metaanalīzi / S.Šuriņa, K.Mārtinsone, J.Duhovska // 2015.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2015.g. 26.-27.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2015. - 341.lpp.

Duhovska, Jana. Effectiveness of music therapy on psychosocial outcomes in patients with cancer experience: systematic review with meta-analysis / J.Duhovska, D.Baltiņa, I.Millere, K.Mārtinsone // Nordic Journal of Music Therapy. - Vol.25, No.1 (2016, May.), p.126. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.​​

Duhovska, Jana. Mūzikas terapijas efektivitāte vēža slimnieku psihosociālajā rehabilitācijā: literatūras pārskats / J.Duhovska, D.Baltiņa, I.Millere // 2016.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2015.g. 17.-18.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2016. - 245.lpp.​​

Kudrjavceva, Anna. Mākslu terapijas pacientu vajadzību un terapeitisko mērķu novērtējums/ A.Kudrjavceva, J.Duhovska // 2016.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2015.g. 17.-18.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2016. - 7.lpp.​​

Colleagues

Inga Millere
Dean, Academic Staff
Kristīne Mārtinsone
Head of the Department, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff
Anita Villeruša
Chair, Scientific Council, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff, Leading Researcher, Project Manager
Ģirts Briģis
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Olafs Brūvers
Academic Staff, Chair
Olav Götz
Academic Staff
Inese Gobiņa
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher, Project Manager
Laila Meija
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher
Lolita Vilka
Head of the Department, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff
Voldemārs Arnis
Head of the Department, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff
Helēna Kārkliņa
Assistant Professor (acting)
Agita Melbārde-Kelmere
Assistant Professor (acting)
Anda Ķīvīte-Urtāne
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher