American Music Therapy Association

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Services Provided: The mission of the American Music Therapy Association is to advance public awareness of the benefits of music therapy and increase access to quality music therapy services in a rapidly changing world.
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 interventions can be designed to:

•Promote Wellness
•Manage Stress
•Alleviate Pain
•Express Feelings
•Enhance Memory
•Improve Communication
•Promote Physical Rehabilitation
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Last Updated: 4/25/2013