Anne Howard is a board certified music therapist and a member of the Robert F. Unkefer Academy of Neurologic Music Therapy. Specializing in providing music instruction for people with special needs, she also practices Neurologic Music Therapy techniques and provides early intervention services.

"Music opens up a new way of relating to the world and finding one's place in it."

More About Anne


Music Therapy utilizes the medium of music to resolve, maintain, or improve specific skills. Possible music therapy applications include developing skills in the following areas:
Perceptual
  • Increase auditory discrimination skills
  • Develop auditory concepts
    Motor Development
  • Increase physical coordination
  • Improve dexterity and flexibility
  • Increase gross and fine motor skills
  • Develop hand-eye coordination
  • Develop motor planning skills
    Cognitive
  • Increase attention span
  • Develop orientation to the environment
  • Improve academic skills
Speech
  • Improve verbal and nonverbal communication skills
  • Improve receptive and expressive language
  • Improve articulation
  • Increase self-esteem and self-confidence
  • Bring about creative self-expression in music

Contact Anne Howard
Phone: (916) 475-5216
Member of the American Music Therapy Association