Ages 0 - 4 years
Early intervention aims to identify effective early support for children, utilising personal strengths and skills which prepare a child for adult life (click here for more info). Music therapy has been proven effective in early intervention programmes for Autism Spectrum Disorder (link), communication disorders, . Music addresses the emotional, sensory, communicative, social, cognitive, motor and educational needs of the child through fun musical interventions and
Early interventions is...Music Therapy is an effective intervention for infants 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).