“What an eager assembly! what an empire is this!
The weary have life, and the hungry have bliss;
The mourner is cheered, and the anxious have rest;
And the guilt-burthened soul is no longer opprest.”
Here are some little fact sheets I found on Tumblr a few days ago. I think they can fill in some knowledge gaps about Music Therapy, and help increase understanding of how it makes people feel better.
How music affects the brain:
And a little bit about the practice itself: