Music Therapy Goals

PSYCHOLOGICAL
  • Increase Alertness and Attention
  • Improve Cognisance, Reminiscence, and Memory
  • Improve Self Awareness, Self Concept, and Self Expression
  • Improve Emotional Well Being and Mood
  • Encourage Creativity and Imagination
  • Enhance Decision Making
  • Expand Personal Development
  • Improve Dedication to Task
  • Exercise Patience
SOCIAL
  • Enhance Communication, Speech Expression, and Vocalizations
  • Express Emotions Appropriately
  • Use Energy Purposefully
  • Increase Socialization, Interaction, Contact, and Respect for Others
  • Encourage Participation
PHYSICAL
  • Improve Motor Movement: Range of Motion, Balance, Coordination
  • Improve Relaxation
  • Improve Auditory, Sensory, and Visual Perception
EDUCATIONAL
  • Improve Academic Skills
  • Enhance Learning
  • Increase Listening and Following Skills