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Welcome to BAMT!

Bay Area Music Therapy is an organization dedicated to providing you with the highest quality integrative music therapy services. Our well-trained music therapists and adjunct providers can address the emotional, physical, psychological and social needs of you, your loved ones, or your community.

We offer person-centered & individualized music therapy programs and services to support creativity, self-expression and self-empowerment. Additionally, we provide a variety of educational and experiential music related wellness services.

We serve children and adults of all ages, needs and abilities. We work with special needs, senior care facilities, community outreach programs, stress & pain managements groups, as well as team building and wellness care in the corporate arena.

Bay Area Music Therapy has studio locations in Oakland and Santa Rosa, serving clients across the Bay Area, including San Francisco, East Bay, South Bay and North Bay.


Ian has been a wonderful and patient teacher and music therapist for my 5-year-old son. My son has high-functioning autism and is hyperactive, so we weren’t sure if he could focus enough to learn to play piano. Not only was Ian able to teach my son how to play songs on the piano in a matter of months, but he also taught him how to begin to read music. Ian’s work with my son has encouraged improved eye contact and turn-taking, as well as an increased awareness in body movement – benefiting …
Colleen TeitgenMother of son with Autism