EXPAND, EXPRESS, EXPLORE
ACHIEVING GROWTH THROUGH MUSIC THERAPY
Research shows that music, when applied therapeutically, can stimulate positive cognitive, psychological, physiological, and social changes. Music therapy is the clinical use of music to assist individuals and groups of all ages in overcoming life challenges. It has been shown to:
Increase emotional expression
Reduce the perception of pain
Explore spiritual values
Promote physical rehabilitation
Maya is a researcher, lecturer, consultant and a board certified music therapist who holds a Master degree in Music Therapy from the University of the Pacific (UOP), a Bachelor degree in songwriting from Berklee College of Music and completed her music therapy equivalency program at California State University, Northridge. Maya is the founder of Maya Music Therapy, an agency that provides music therapy services at the East Bay area.