Kamica King

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    An award winning and versatile singer/songwriter, Kamica King is known for her uplifting music and pure, soulful sound. A songwriter, performer and speaker, Kamica has a knack for connecting to the heart of her audience, weaving story and song together to uplift and inspire. Her song “Live, Love, Dream”, is featured in the documentary "Signs of Humanity", and her work as a vocalist has brought her to perform nationwide at the U.S. Open, Carnegie Hall, The Potter's House, Southern Methodist University (SMU), and the George Bush Presidential Library opening ceremonies.

    As an entrepreneur, Kamica is the founder of King Creative Arts Expressions, a music therapy and performing arts company. Providing a warm and inviting atmosphere, participants say that her music therapy sessions help them deal with stress, connect to one another and feel accepted as they are. 

    Kamica has been featured as a speaker, presenter and clinician around the nation, covering topics such as self-care, songwriting, music therapy, diversity, and also program development in the creative arts. She has spoken and performed in front of audiences from 20-12,000 and her songs, presence and interactive presentations appeal to a variety of constituents from students to staff, and clinicians to community members. Organizations and schools have included a variety of churches, USC's Master’s of Social Work Program, Sam Houston State University's Music Therapy Program, The YWCA of Dallas (WINGS), The Bridge Homeless Recovery Center, SMU's Music Therapy Program, and Texas Woman's University's Dallas Alumni Chapter. Kamica is also a regular presenter and speaker at regional and national conferences for the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) and was one of five music therapists in the nation selected to co-facilitate the AMTA's 2017 Leadership Academy.

     A strong believer in servant leadership and community service, Kamica serves on the Mayor's Star Council, the AMTA’s Diversity and Multiculturalism Committee, and her church’s children’s/special needs ministries. Kamica also trains undergraduate music therapy students as a practicum supervisor in the DFW area.   

    A first generation American and daughter of Trinidadian parents, King is no stranger to hard work and determination. She received her MA in Music with an emphasis in Music Therapy from Texas Woman's University, is an alum of SMU's Music Therapy Equivalency Program and holds a BA in Music, emphasis Voice, with minors in Psychology and Communications (Broadcasting), from Western Connecticut State University. 

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