Fertility. Pregnancy. Birth. Postpartum. Bereavement.
Nesting Tree Music Therapy, LLC
Music, Baby & You
Perinatal Music Therapy
Music therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions to accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program.
In the same way that physical therapy utilizes stretches within a treatment plan to address individualized goals, music therapy uses musical elements to address individualized goals within a treatment plan.
Perinatal music therapy in particular uses musical elements to address goals in the five stages associated with pregnancy: fertility, pregnancy, birth, postpartum and bereavement. The music therapist will work with you to create a personalized treatment plan, complete with goals that matter to you. Some possible goals include stress management, emotional processing of anxieties surrounding the pregnancy and fetal/infant bonding.
As your music therapist, I will perform four basic steps to help you accomplish your goals:
1. Assessment: Obtain quantitative and qualitative information relevant to client needs.
2. Treatment Planning: Develop music therapy strategies to address short and long-term goals and objectives.
3. Implementation: Provide evidence-based music therapy strategies and interventions to address identified goals and objectives.
4. Evaluation and Documentation: Collect, compile, and document data relevant to client responses and progress, utilizing the findings to make decisions about music therapy services.
Experiences may include:
Music & Movement
Through the use of music and research-based techniques, we provide management of client-centered goals and guidance through the realm of pre-, peri-, and postnatal care.
Angela N. Davis, MM, MT-BC, CEO
Bachelor of Music - Jazz Studies
Master of Music in Music Therapy
"I have cultivated my knowledge base to serve many populations with the benefits and techniques of music therapy, but my passion lies in perinatal work. Through the research-based techniques of music therapy an birth support, as well as principles from my own life experiences, I yearn to support women in all stages of pregnancy and life. Whether there are previous traumas or not, my mission is to help mom reach her desired goals and objectives through the use of music and holistic support." ~AND
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Nesting Tree Music Therapy, LLC
Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions to accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program (AMTA, 2016). Music therapy students are required to complete an internship in order to acquire a degree of music therapy. This degree is required to take the board certification exam and become a licensed and practicing music therapist. The featured services of our prenatal music bonding services are a specialization of music therapy.
v. A la carte services
Single Sessions or Multi Session packages
Free 30 minute virtual consultation
Custom packages offer a preplanned treatment and schedule with in-depth goals and objectives. All packages include a built-in payment plan, as well as a womb song and 1 hour virtual consultation at no extra charge. All session schedules are flexible depending on individual needs.
A la carte services offer more flexibility with planning and goals. Services are available by the session, and applicable goals are discussed during the virtual consultation.
Playlists With A Purpose
Diary Blogs on Self-Care & Self-Image
Exclusive Content through Closed Facebook Group
Beyond social media, the community package offers more intimate connection between the Songbird Community and the Music Therapist. The package includes access to playlists created with emotional intentions based on the Iso-Principle. A closer look into the MT's journey with self-care and self-image are featured in the diary-like blogs H.E.R. Focus and FemRespite. In addition, Songbirds receive access to the closed group Songbirds' Nest on Facebook for exclusive content.
Womb Song Composition
Prenatal songwriting to communicate and bond with baby
A womb song is by purpose a prenatal lullaby dedicated to your baby. Literature has shown instances of infant recognition of songs sang while in utero. Treatment plans involving a womb song will include a 1 hour experiential session for its production. The session will involve an educational component.
More custom services available...Check out our full list of services on the Book Online page...
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING...
"Angela is authentic and gifted in her passion for sharing music with people of all abilities through her chosen profession of music therapy."
— Kate Taylor, MA, MT-BC,
Perinatal Music Therapist, Doula, Owner of Creative Childbirth Concepts