Music therapy can be especially useful for: Children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly with mental health needs, developmental and learning disabilities, Alzheimer’s disease and other aging related conditions, substance abuse problems, brain injuries, physical disabilities, and acute and chronic pain, including mothers in labor.
Individuals and Families
M3 Music Therapy serves North and West of Pittsburgh by bringing music therapy to your door.
Music therapy provides avenues for communication that can be helpful to those who find it difficult to express themselves in words. Research in music therapy supports its effectiveness in many areas such as: overall physical rehabilitation and facilitating movement, increasing people’s motivation to become engaged in their treatment, providing emotional support for clients and their families, and providing an outlet for expression of feelings.
Group Music Therapy can be useful in many places where group or family therapy is indicated.
Music can be especially effective for breaking down barriers to group sharing, and for forming community.Populations can include: Children ages 3-21 years with neurological, physical and developmental delays; Adults with developmental disabilities; Seniors living with age related illnesses; and even well adults improving their quality of life.