Bernadette Yao is a composer, music producer, and the founder of Healing Wave Therapies where she works as a Mind-Body Music and Energy Healer with four years of training at the Barbara Brennan School of Healing and a Bachelor’s degree from Indiana University in music and telecommunications. Her music career includes singing with the Tanglewood Festival Chorus and touring with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Additionally, Bernadette is a certified Reiki practitioner which further allows her to thrive as a Cancer Care Therapist at The Healing Garden, as well as in her practice as a volunteer Reiki practitioner for various Boston hospitals for patients in oncology, ICU, and palliative care.
Before becoming an energy and music healing practitioner, Bernadette worked in the TV industry as a producer and an on air TV talent with PBS, WGBH, and WHDH. Her TV career began as a cast member on the Emmy-Award winning PBS children’s show, ZOOM. Bernadette still appears on PBS and WGBH as a TV Host.
Bernadette is the founder of Bernadette Yao and the Healing Wave Trio who recently performed at the 2014 International Sound Therapy Conference in Andover, MA. Bernadette mentors musicians interested in playing healing music for therapeutic and meditative environments.
Bernadette is a composer and recording artist of three albums: Radiance Healing Music for Mind, Body and Spirit © 2005 Bernadette Yao, Light Embracing © 2012 Bernadette Yao, and Reiki Healing Wisdom © 2015 Bernadette Yao. She is currently working on her 4th album.