What is telemusictherapy?

Telemusictherapy is a music therapy session that takes place over a secure, HIPAA-compliant video connection. Telemusictherapy sessions are led by board-certified music therapists and address measurable goals and objectives. Telemusictherapy is live, interactive, and accessible from any location with a stable internet connection.

What takes place in a telemusictherapy session?

Singing to promote communication and social interaction

Guided movement to music experiences to address motor objectives

Facilitated discussion and cognitive stimulation

Emotional support and therapist-facilitated emotional expression

Any other individualized objectives tailored to the client

What do I need to participate in telemusictherapy?

Internet access

A video-enabled device including projectors, laptops, tablets, smartphones, etc

Speakers connected to your video device loud enough for participants to hear

Camera connected to your video device able to capture participants

Who can participate in telemusictherapy?

Eligibility for telemusictherapy is determined on a case-by-case basis. Telemusictherapy has been successfully implemented with various individuals including but not limited to individuals with psychiatric diagnoses, genetic disorders, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, and Autism.

In some cases, it may be helpful for a caregiver who is physically present with the client to act as an aide, giving physical support with guidance from the board-certified music therapist.

Getting Started is Easy

Ask a Question

Let’s discuss how music therapy can be used to address you or your loved one’s unique needs. We’d love to hear from you!

Schedule a Q&A

Have several questions? Schedule a free 15-minute phone or video call where we’ll walk through the ins and outs of receiving music therapy services.

Book an Assessment

Ready to get started? One of our board-certified music therapists will perform an in-person assessment to determine if music therapy is appropriate for your needs.

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