Therapy Services

Are provided by accredited professionals who have completed an approved therapy program

The department supports our artists by providing a therapeutic relationship for growth. Using a holistic approach, we work in conjunction with each department at HOPE.

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Dance/Movement Therapy

is the psychotherapeutic use of movement to further the emotional, cognitive, physical, and social integration of the individual (ADTA, 2017).

Interventions include:

Body Action  which Focus on Body Awareness

Kinesthetic Empathy in Observing Movement which Focus on Cognetive skills

Rhythmic Activities  which Focus on Emotional Awareness & Expression

Symbolism  which Focus on Mind / Body Connection.

Theme Development in Movements  which Focus on Mind / Verbal & Non-verbal Communication


Music Therapy

uses evidences-based music interventions to achieve individual/group goals. Sessions are structured and adapted to create an environment for grouth.

Interventions include:

Listening to Music which focus on Academic/Cognitive Functioning

Movement / Relaxation to Music which focus on Social Skills

Playing / Improvising with Instruments which Focus on Emotional Awareness & Expression

Singing / Vocalization focus on Fine/ Gross motor skills

Song Lyric Analysis which focus on Sensorimotor Skills.

Song writting / Music Composition which focus on Verbal & Non verbal Communication.

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Our Mission: Through the arts, we transform the lives of adults with intellectual disabilities.
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Hope Center for the Arts

121 South Citron Street, Anaheim, CA 92805

714- 778 – 4440

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