April Mitchell is trained as a therapeutic harpist and plays in hospitals, nursing homes, and for hospice patients. She provides tailored music to each individual client to help bring healing to their specific area of need.
Harp music is soothing. When played at the bedside by a trained professional, the results are amazing!
The benefits of live music has been well documented:
Reduces pain and anxiety
Improves short-term memory and attention span
Increases social interaction
Addresses the needs of, not only the physical body but also for the spirit and mind
Brings cohesiveness and attachment to those with dementia
Assists in the transition of the actively dying
Regulates the normal rhythms of the physical body