MAKES A DIFFERENCE
Coachella Valley Music Therapy is proud to serve
the Coachella Valley and Surrounding Communities
JOIN US FOR
Coachella Valley Autism Society's
Monthly Music Therapy Session
Second and Third Monday of Every Month from 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Contact the Coachella Valley Autism Society
at (760) 772-1000 for location details
Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions to accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program.
Music Therapy is an established health profession in which music is used within a therapeutic relationship to address physical, emotional, cognitive, and social needs of individuals. After assessing the strengths and needs of each client, the qualified music therapist provides the indicated treatment including creating, singing, moving to, and/or listening to music. Through musical involvement in the therapeutic context, clients’ abilities are strengthened and transferred to other areas of their lives. Music therapy also 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 (AMTA, 2005).
Coachella Valley Music Therapy is an independently owned private practice that cares passionately about their clients’ therapeutic needs and well being. Our high quality service travels to your home to provide the music therapy services so that your loved one does not have to go through the process of having to leave the house. Being born and raised in Iowa, the owner ensures you experience that “Midwest Hospitality” with every visit!