Community Awareness

DEFINITION OF MUSIC THERAPY: 

11781616_841942092554049_2102489353353703539_n (1)Music therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions to accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program.

WHO BENEFITS FROM MUSIC THERAPY? 

Children with developmental and learning disabilities, adolescents or adults with substance abuse issues or behavioral/mental health needs, adults receiving geriatric or memory care from a skilled nursing facility, families with infants/young children, hospice patients, premature infants, patients in the hospital setting, and intergenerational/wellness groups.

RESEARCH SUPPORTS THE EFFECTIVENESS OF MUSIC THERAPY:

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