Music Therapy for the Treatment of Patients With Addictions in Covid-19 Pandemic


Addictive Disorders & Their Treatment




This letter is focused on the role of music therapy in the treatment of patients with addictions in COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19 pandemic, many people experienced anxiety, stress, and depression. This has resulted in many people drinking alcohol, smoking tobacco, and using illegal drugs. Without realizing it, they can finally become addicts. Music therapy has been used to improve the health and wellbeing of patients with various disorders, including those with addictions. (PsycInfo Database Record (c) 2021 APA, all rights reserved)

Music and Health Institute Terms

Alcohol Use, Abuse and Addiction; Anxiety; Depression; Drug Use, Abuse and Addiction; Mental Health; Music Listening; Music Medicine; Recorded Music Listening; Stress; Substance Use, Abuse and Addiction; Wellness and Well-Being

Indexed Terms

patients with addictions; COVID-19; pandemics; Addiction; Addiction Treatment; Alcohol Abuse; Drug Usage; Stress; Tobacco Smoking; Well Being

Study Type

Editorials, Opinions, Position Papers

Document Type