physical impairment

The term physical impairment can indicate a range of different conditions. These include congenital disabilities such as cerebral palsy and spina bifida and progressive conditions such as muscular dystrophy. We also include here conditions that create lung weakness, such as asthma, cystic fibrosis or lung disease.

Potential benefits

Every course of music therapy is different, and there are no set results. However, some of the ways that people with physical impairment have been found to benefit from music include: