Music Therapy Services in San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas residents trust Southwestern Music Therapy for all their music therapy needs.  The Southwestern Music Therapy team is comprised of trained music therapists that are knowledgeable and experienced in working with a wide variety of students with a range of conditions and needs.   Music therapy is a therapy that utilizes music in different forms to help alleviate pain, improve mood, and several other improvements to the overall quality of life.  Southwestern Music Therapy in San Antonio, Texas helps patients of all ages, conditions, diagnoses, and stages of life, from the elderly all the way to young children.  Music is a universal language which is why it works so well

How Does Music Therapy Help Patients In
San Antonio, Texas?

Patients benefit from music therapy in many ways, depending upon their goals and concerns their music therapist will select the type of music therapy that will work best in helping them.  Hospitals in San Antonio, Texas, for example, use music therapy to help take away their patients’ pain, motivate and stimulate them toward physical movement and rehabilitation, and improve their mood.  Psychiatric facilities in San Antonio, Texas use music therapy to help with memory and cognitive functions, subdue feelings of anxiousness or nervousness and help those struggling with mental illness to feel calm and relaxed.  Furthermore,  hospice care and nursing home patients in San Antonio, Texas rely on music therapy to promote physical activity, retain memory function and even for sleep.

 

The other side of music therapy outside of medical uses, is that schools in San Antonio, Texas regularly use music therapy to help students from preschool age all the way to twelfth grade.  Schools utilize Southwestern Music Therapy to help special needs students with IEPs (individualized education plans) that exist to work with students that sometimes struggle with school.   Music therapy helps these kids in communicating feelings, remembering certain material, and can also help them with overall cognitive function.

Conditions Music Therapy Treats In San Antonio, Texas

Southwestern Music Therapy in San Antonio, Texas treats a wide range of conditions, including but not limited to:

  • Victims of Abuse

  • Eating Disorders

  • Dementia/Alzheimers Disease

  • Addiction

  • Behavioral Disorders

  • Cancer

  • Arthritis

  • Paralysis

  • Speech Disorders

  • Tourette Syndrome

  • Bereavement

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Cleft Palate

  • Criminal Offenders

And so much more!  There are so many ways that music therapy can benefit patients in San Antonio, Texas that we cannot list them all here.  If you are interested in music therapy but aren’t sure how it can benefit you or your loved one, don’t hesitate to contact us we are always happy to help.