Online Music Therapy : A lifeline during pandemic

During these strange times it’s encouraging to hear the creative ways people are finding to be there for one another. This report from the BBC is a great example of how a music therapy group is continuing to provide support for people with dementia through online video conferencing. It inspired us at RoLT to set up our own online therapy – contact us to find out more. Coronavirus: Online music therapy group a 'lifeline' in pandemic #onlinetherapy #musictherapy #dementia #coro

Music Therapy for Children with Anxiety

It’s normal for children and young people to feel worried or anxious at the moment. Our lives and routines have changed – and we’re living with lots of uncertainty about the future. For some young people, the coronavirus pandemic may also trigger anxieties they were already struggling with. Music therapy can help. In this short article Elizabeth Coombes Senior Lecturer in Music Therapy at the University of South Wales examines how and why young people respond so well to music