Therapists at Holtz Children’s Hospital Use Music to Connect with Young Patients

Music therapy is an established healthcare profession that uses music to address physical, emotional, cognitive, and social needs of people of all ages. Board-certified music therapists use music-based interventions, such as songwriting, playing musical instruments, or singing, to target non-musical goals. This therapeutic approach reduces anxiety, pain perception, and increases the emotional expression of patients. For more information, visit –