Ages 13 - 17 years
What is being a teenager without music? In adolescence, self identity and creative expression is the definition of being yourself. Exploring the depth of colour of music is the perfect place to explore and understand emotions and feelings and it helps to build confidence and self esteem. Music provides important tools that can be used to help deal with changes and challenges along life's journey.
Music Therapy is effective for adolescents in many ways:
Increases mother/father-baby bonding
Proven to increase.. in children with autism spectrum disorder.. leading to..
Music acts as communication and self expression
Relaxation and mindful techniques through singing and song can help calm and help with sensory and emotional regulation
Amped is currently offering one to one online music for infants and their families via the Zoom platform. These sessions will be available face-to-face once all coronavirus lockdown restrictions have lifted. Amped will be setting up in several areas within North Cornwall and Plymouth during the remainder of 2020 (more information to follow).