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MUSIC: Why and How does it work as Therapy?

WHY AND HOW DOES MUSIC WORK AS A THERAPEUTIC TOOL?

Music has a profound effect on your body and psychology in your mind and there is tons of research out there that can support this. Music Therapy is a continuously growing field; that in which uses music to heal a wide range of patients suffering from various disorders and is even used for pain management. In other words, music can drastically make your life better:
**Socially**
**Cognitively**
**Physically**
**Emotionally**
**Developmentally**

                   I would like to discuss is how music really has the ability to heal, 
when it is used correctly: ------------------------------------------------------------------------
Brain Waves:  Music with a strong beat stimulates brainwaves to resonate in sync with the beatWhen the beat is faster it is able to promote sharper concentration; Allowing you to think more alertlyWhere as a slower tempo: Promotes a calm/meditative stateResearch has found that change in brainwave activity levels that m…