Vinay Rama Reasons Why Music Therapy Works

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Vinay Rama is a music therapist who works with people in need of therapy on a daily basis. The methods that he uses are all supported by evidence-based science, and that is important in an age when music therapy is still not mainstream.

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Vinay Rama : Reasons Why Music Therapy Works :

Vinay Rama : Reasons Why Music Therapy Works

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Vinay Rama is a music therapist who works with people in need of therapy on a daily basis. The methods that he uses are all supported by evidence-based science, and that is important in an age when music therapy is still not mainstream

Life – and Brain – Has a Music to It:

Our brains are wired to react to music. There is research that shows that newborns can already differentiate between certain rhythms, not because they learned them, but because their brain – our brain – is simply capable of it. Life – and Brain – Has a Music to It

Body Rhythm:

The whole system that makes the body move is based on a rhythmic pattern. The cellular processes, the heart heat, the way you move your body, everything has a natural rhythm to it, a rhythm that is eerily similar to music. Body Rhythm

Physiologic Responses:

When you listen to music, it is not just the mind that reacts to the bass and the rhythm, but also the body. Studies have proved that when you enjoy a song, your heart rate increases, you feel a tingling sensation in your spine, and you start to move. Some studies even proved that people in coma react to music, as their brain waves change while they listen to it. Physiologic Responses

Children Are Even More Susceptible to Music Therapy:

Children have an almost immediate reaction to music, no matter how early it is introduced in their lives. They start to rock to it, despite the fact they don’t know the lyrics yet, or even understand it on a logical level. They simply react to it, naturally. Children Are Even More Susceptible to Music Therapy

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Vinay Rama offers music therapy services to his clients, and he had several success stories throughout his career. Sources: http://blog.brainhq.com/2010/04/22/top-12-brain-based-reasons-why-music-as-therapy-works/

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