Music Therapy

WHAT is it ABOUT music THAT DRAWS AND FOCUSES OUR ATTENTION, SHIFTS OUR MOODS, RESTORES ENERGY OR LIGHTENS OUR STEP? MUSIC CAN ALSO BRING DISTANT THOUGHTS AND MEMORIES INTO CLEAR VIEW AND, MOST IMPORTANT TO THOSE IN PAIN, CAN DISRUPT THE PAIN EXPERIENCE. Like other music therapists, I have facilitated and witnessed these beneficial effects … Read more

Women and Chronic Pain: Why Women Experience it More Than Men

When we shared a recent Wall Street Journal article on our Facebook page, it attracted attention. The article, Why Women Are Living in the Discomfort Zone, raises an interesting fact: There are 100 million American adults living with chronic pain, according to the Institute of Medicine, and most of them are women. Nobody really knows why. So, we set … Read more