What is Music Therapy?
What Happens During Music Therapy Sessions?
In a music therapy session client and music therapist create music together while using a variety of different instruments and the voice. Music therapy offers a supportive and safe environment for verbal or musical self – expression.
Music Therapy Sessions
Depending on the age of the client, a session typically lasts between 30 and 60 minutes which is further dependant on the needs of the client. The frequency of the sessions is determined during the initial assessment; however minimum of 6 sessions would be recommended in order to assess the client and spend time getting to know them.
No prior musical knowledge is required to attend music therapy.