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Music Therapy

The music therapy department, consisting of board certified music therapists, strives to effectuate positive therapeutic changes in patients and families through the clinical and evidence-based implementation of music to achieve individualized goals.

  • Decreases isolation/loneliness
  • Promotes interpersonal interactions
  • Provides relaxation and comfort measures
  • Assists with Fears and anxiety during/before/after medical     
  • procedures
  • Provides distraction
  • Introduces normalcy to the hospital environment
  • Increases positive mood
  • Provides outlet for emotional expression
  • Offers opportunities for developmentally appropriate cognitive stimulation
  • Offers families support


Music TherapyFor more information on Music Therapy at Nicklaus Children's Hospital please call 786-624- 3820.

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