Music Therapy

Our board-certified music therapists are trained, staff clinicians who provide your preferred type and style of music live as a medium for goal-centered care.

Music Therapists use evidence-based techniques to achieve patient-specific goals such as: 

Music Therapy in the Dozier House Garden
  • Pain management
  • Self-expression and positive coping
  • Positive stimulation
  • Reduce agitation or anxiety
  • Increase comfort related to respiratory symptoms
  • Increase quality of life

Are you a student from an AMTA approved Music Therapy Program looking for more information on Big Bend Hospice’s National Roster Internship? Please Click Here!


To learn more about our music therapy program, or how Big Bend Hospice music therapists are supporting patients during COVID-19, please contact Susan Droessler, MT-BC, CT at sddroessler@bigbendhospice.org.


Music Therapy is available to all BBH patients thanks to the generous support from our community through the Big Bend Hospice Foundation. Click here to learn how you can support Music Therapy.