What does a music therapist do?
Music sessions for individuals and groups, based upon client needs
Use different approaches to meet client needs, such as: receptive music listening, song writing, lyric discussion, music and imagery, music improvisation, music performance, learning through music, music as therapy, guided meditation
In interdisciplinary treatment planning, ongoing evaluation,
and follow up.
Music therapy is ageless
Music therapists work with people of all ages with: mental health needs, developmental and learning disabilities, substance abuse problems, physical disabilities, acute and chronic pain, brain injuries, Alzheimer’s disease and other aging related conditions