Music Therapy

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Music Therapy

What is Music Therapy?

It is the therapeutic use of music interventions to accomplish individualized goals.

With whom can music be used therapeutically?

It may be used with individuals of all ages.


What can it help individuals cope with?

  • Psychological Trauma
  • Grief/Loss
  • Emotional/Spiritual Crisis
  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Developmental/Psychiatric Disorders
  • Chronic Illness/Disease
  • Terminal Illness
  • Chronic & Acute Pain
  • Sensory Impairments
  • Labor & Delivery
  • Alzheimer’s/Dementia
  • Everyday Stress

What are the therapeutic benefits of utilizing music interventions?

  • Promotes Wellness
  • Manage Stress
  • Enhance Memory
  • Express Feelings
  • Improve Communication
  • Alleviate Pain

What are common musical interventions?

  • Listening to musical selections
  • Creating a music journal
  • Composing
  • Re-creating
  • Improvising