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What is Music Therapy?
Christina Tadin is a Board Certified Music Therapist (MT-BC) in the United States and also a Music Therapist Accredited (MTA) in Canada and has has completed training Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT), with additional training in Hospice and Palliative Care and Level I Guided Imagery in Music. She graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Music Therapy from the State University of New York at New Paltz in 1997.She is a member of the American Music Therapy Association and Canadian Association of Music Therapists.
She has over 16 years experience in the music therapy field, primarily in senior care, developing programs for, Alzheimer's and Dementia, Stroke, Parkinson's , Rehab and Nursing, and Memory Care Units.
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 appoved program.(American Music Therapy Association).
Music therapy is used to promote wellness and community. It is music to address social, emotional and physical needs of individuals.
Music therapy is the systematic and purpose driven participation in music: singing, instrumental tasks, song writing, listening and movement to Inspire to create and to empower.
Music Therapy provides an opportunity for:
Memory recall and reminiscence
Positive changes in mood
Decreased emotional distress
Decreased feelings of isolation
Empowerment through successful experiences
Increased feelings of community and interpersonal connections
Increased range of coping skills
Engagement when other approaches ineffective
Inspiring. Creative. Empowering interactive music therapy programs for rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities, memory care, adult day facilities, nursing homes, assissted living and retirement residences.
Programs can be weekly, bi-weekly or monthly. All instruments and materials provided. Sessions held at your location.
Music therapy is a process that fosters development in incremental stages over a period of time to a desired outcome.