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Premature Infants and Music Therapy: Soft and Slow Makes the Baby Grow

The topic of music therapy with premature infants in social circles sometimes brings about the response, “Oh, how nice” as if it were a sweet entertainment idea. Among medical professionals, sometimes the response is “that’s completely inappropriate,” as if music therapists were unaware of the vulnerabilities of premature infants. That’s when I explain that NICU […]

Preparing to Parent: What You Should Know about Songs for Soothing Babies

Imagine. You’re sleeping deeply. It’s the middle of the night. Suddenly, you hear a soft cry. The cry is soft but persistent. You get out of bed, walk over to the crib, and pick up your baby. The crying stops for a moment and then continues. Knowing that your baby’s bodily needs have been met, […]