Music Therapy Services

Direct Music Therapy Services
Music therapy services are provided in both individual and group formats, depending on the need.

Music therapy may be beneficial for:

  • Adults or children with developmental disabilities
  • Individuals with mental health needs
  • Individuals with substance abuse/chemical dependency needs
  • Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias
  • Hospice patients
  • Elderly
  • Oncology patients
  • Individuals with medical conditions
  • Anyone requiring improvement in quality of life

Music therapy can address the following goal areas:

  • Pain Management
  • Relaxation/Anxiety Reduction
  • Self-Expression
  • Socialization/Increasing Social Skills
  • Cognitive/Memory Recall
  • Physical Goals (particularly with indviduals with developmental disabilities)
  • Quality of Life
  • Spirituality
  • Self-Awareness/Self-Esteem
  • Wellness

A variety of music therapy interventions used may include:

  • Singing
  • Active music-making
  • Improvisation
  • Music and Movement
  • Songwriting
  • Lyric Analysis
  • Level 1 Guided Imagery and Music
  • Music and Visual Art

Presentations and Inservices  

Rachel is available to provide presentations and inservices about music therapy.

Topics include:

  • Music and Relaxation
  • Music Therapy and Pain Management
  • Music and Wellness
  • Using Music as a Coping Skill
  • Music for Self-Expression
  • The Use of Music Therapy with A Specific Population

Please contact Rachel about rates.