Why Add a Music Therapist to your Classroom or Group Home Team?


Children Playing Bongo Drums

Reasons for Student Referral to Music Therapy:

  • Difficulty with concentration

  • Social challenges or isolation

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Experiencing academic challenges

  • Learning disability

  • Need for improved self-confidence

  • Managing life changes and transitions

What Services Do We Provide?

  •  We work with each unique school and group home to meet student/resident needs by providing a combination of group and individual music therapy sessions.

  • Interventions music therapists use include singing, instrument playing, improvisation, music reflection, counseling, and song-writing.

  • Group sessions can take on the form of a Drum Circle, Songwriting Club, Ukelele Group, Girls Rock Band, and others depending on needs.

  • We work with classrooms of students of all ages and abilities, including those with ASD and multiple disabilities.

  • We can also accommodate after-school groups within the school setting. 

  • Help to manage student stress and improve mental health. 

  • Provide opportunities for improved attention, memory, and learning.

  • Provide an outlet for self-expression and empowerment through singing, songwriting, and instrument playing.

  • Improve social and communication skills.

  • Increase self-expression