Music Therapy

Music Therapy is an established health profession using music-based interventions to address the physical, cognitive, social and emotional needs of children and adults. The use of music is appealing to most children and creates a safe and structured environment in order to achieve the established goals.

Some specific goals in music therapy are:

  • Muscle strengthening or coordination
  • Facial socialization
  • Improve language skills
  • Taking turns
  • Impulse control
  • Object sharing
  • Self-expression
  • Education goals
  • Communication (verbal/nonverbal)
  • Mood stability


For more information contact:

Music Speaks
Serves communities is Nebraska, Iowa, and Illinois
Contact: Stephanie Johnson, MT-BC


Omaha Music Therapy

Contact Emily Wadhams, MT-BC

(408) 835-7324