Leanne Hoeft Music Therapy

Welcome to Leanne Hoeft Music Therapy! Please explore this site to learn more about music therapy and the services offered by Leanne Hoeft.

 

 

Some frequently asked questions.... 

What is Music Therapy?

Music Therapy is the structured use of music and musical activities provided by an accredited Music Therapist (MTA) and is designed to promote, maintain, and restore mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual health and well-being. 

 

Who benefits from Music Therapy?

People of all ages and musical backgrounds who have a variety of special needs including: emotional disturbances, developmental delays, autism, learning disabilities, terminal illnesses, physical disabilities, hearing impairments, visual impairments, substance addictions, psychiatric illnesses, brain injuries, and survivors of abuse.

 

 

 

What are the goals of Music Therapy?

Clients are provided with individualized goals based on cognitive, social, emotional, behavioural, physical, and communicative needs. These may include:

  • improving quality of life
  • increasing communication skills
  • facilitating social interaction
  • promoting learning
  • assistance dealing with emotional issues (including stress relief)
  • encouraging independent movement
  • providing an outlet for self-expression