We provide music therapy in Brighton and Hove and across Sussex, to people of all ages and abilities, regardless of illness or disability. It is often used when a person has difficulty accessing verbal therapies due to limited communication skills.
Belltree Music Therapy CIC offers a professional music therapy service to people of all ages across Brighton and Hove, and Sussex counties. Read more >
We are a team of highly skilled, HCPC registered music therapists, who can meet the needs of a wide range of client groups across a variety of settings. Read more >
Belltree is a Community Interest Company and was the first music therapy service to be set up in Sussex, established in 2008.
We aim to broaden awareness of the benefits of music therapy to health and education services and to the public. Read more >
M. has really benefitted from music therapy. He has a short attention span and music therapy has helped him to concentrate as well as improve his listening skills
quote from Mrs B, who has been attending music therapy with her child for 10 weeks at the Belltree Music Therapy CIC.
Apart from being the highlight of his week, Music Therapy has given our son a tool to help communicate, an area which he really struggles with
Quote from parent of child with autism and complex needs
The openness and flexibility of music and sound has really helped her explore the anxieties she has but in a relaxed and non confrontational way
Parent of 10yr old girl in mainstream school
…if B is a low mood, attending the session always improves his mood, and he leaves smiling and happy. I feel certain that these sessions have positively contributed to an overall improvement in his emotional wellbeing and general calmness
Quote from Registered Nurse and carer for a non-verbal young man with cerebral palsy
All students that have had the opportunity to attend music therapy have greatly benefitted. The sessions have contributed towards their engagement, communication and self regulation skills. The students are always keen to start the session and are calm and relaxed at the end.