Robert Friedman
Endorsed Drum Circle Facilitator
Country of Residence:
United States
Robert Lawrence Friedman, M.A., author, speaker, workshop facilitator, has been providing his unique drumming programs throughout the United States and Europe for the past 20 years.  Drawing on his experience as a workshop facilitator, psychotherapist and stand-up comedian, Robert's drumming programs incorporate a unique combination of wellness, humor and teambuilding.    He has offered his programs to such organizations as corporations, schools, hospitals, detention centers, camps and nursing homes, with the goal of helping individuals use the power of the drum to transform, engage, unify and delight.

Mr. Friedman is the author of the book, The Healing Power of the Drum -- A Psychotherapist Explores the Healing Power of Rhythm, (White Cliffs Media) published September of 2000.  This groundbreaking book explores the power of rhythm to improve health in numerous and diverse populations.

He was the columnist for the Healing Rhythms column in Drum Magazine and the "Stresswise" columnist in Healthwise Magazine for the past five years.  He has appeared on national and international television programs, including the "The Morning Show on Today" (NBC), Discovery Health Channel, Fox News, Alive and Wellness (CNBC),  as well as Sankei News in Japan.  He has been featured in Alternative Medicine Magazine, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Drum Magazine, New York Newsday, Spa Magazine and The Washington Times.

Robert is the Chairman of the Percussive Arts Society Drumming and Wellness Committee and on the Advisory Committee of the Drum Circles Facilitators Guild. He is an active member of the National Speaker's Association.

Robert's websites include and

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