Music therapists use music to meet the needs of their clients; these needs can be emotional, physical, psychological, behavioral, or cognitive. It is an evidenced-based practice, 


Music therapy began to develop in the US in the 1940s, and has grown by leaps and bounds since. There are over 5,000 music therapists in the country, with almost 60 colleges and universities offering bachelor degrees in music therapy, and many offering masters degrees. 

Richards Music Therapy Services has been providing Music Therapy to El Paso, Horizon, Horizon City, and Las Cruces since 2012. We are honored to live and work in the Borderland, and look forward to working with you!