The British Association for Music Therapy (BAMT) is the professional body
for music therapy in the UK, providing both practitioners and non-practitioners
with information, professional support, and training opportunities. It is
also a charity committed to promoting and raising awareness of music
therapy, and providing information to the general public.
Music therapy is an established psychological clinical intervention, which is delivered
by Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered music therapists, to help people
of all ages, whose lives have been affected by injury, illness or disability through
supporting their psychological, emotional, cognitive, physical, communicative and social needs.