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Discover the Secrets of Happiness and Health in a New Way

Health and Happiness in a New Way

With 24 years of experience, Desert Sounds of Wellness offers health and happiness through music therapy and music lessons in piano, voice, and guitar. We also offer DISC personality assessments and education to promote peace, understanding, and joy through communication.

DISC Assessment Profiles

You will discover how to communicate with people at work and at home in the most beneficial way. DISC is built around four unique behavioral styles, and how they impact how we approach people in our everyday lives.

DISC Workshops and Coaching

To learn about DISC applications for businesses, churches, families, and couples, we offer 3 levels of workshops that range from 2-2.5 hours to full-day, as well as virtual/in-person limited coaching.

Music Therapy

A scientifically proven therapeutic treatment that helps with physical, emotional, spiritual, or psychological needs, and is effective in the treatment of dementia disorders, hospice and palliative care, medicine, rehabilitation, special needs, and preventive health and wellness.

Music Therapy Presentations

We strive to help the public and healthcare professionals learn about music therapy, and have been educating Arizona since 1998. To inquire about a presentation for your event, please contact us.

Individual Music Lessons

We will teach you in a joyful way! Piano, guitar, and voice lessons are available for beginning to advanced students. Let’s build your love of music as a creative avenue of individual self-expression.

Group Music Lessons

Watch your child smile! Group lessons are for your child to experience the awesomeness of music in a fun group setting. No experience is necessary. Additionally, we offer both Recreational Music Making Experiences (RMME) and Adapted Recreational Music Making Experiences (ARMME).


Direct. Decisive. High Ego Strength. Problem Solver. Risk Taker. Self Starter.


Enthusiastic. Trusting; Optimistic. Persuasive. Talkative. Impulsive. Emotional.


Good listener. Team player. Possessive. Steady. Predictable. Understanding. Friendly.


Accurate. Analytical. Systematic.

Making Your Team More Productive!

D.I.S.C. Profile
Develop Team Synergy

DISC is a behavior assessment tool based on the DISC theory of psychologist William Moulton Marston, which centers on four different personality traits which are currently Dominance, Influence (I), Steadiness, and Conscientiousness.


-Rex Hawkins, AZ Licensed Fiduciary

"I heard about Music Therapy when I was attending a conference. Wondering if this form of therapy might be beneficial for my ward, I contacted a local Music Therapist and requested an evaluation. Read More

-Mary Ryan, Caregiver

"For those suffering from dementia disorders, the benefits of Music Therapy can be life-changing. I am not a doctor, but I am a caregiver who takes care of people who have been diagnosed with dementia disorders and I have seen the change in people who were involved in Music Therapy." Read More

-Kari Curry, La Loma Enrichment Director

Our Music Therapy program launched in February 2008 and since the beginning the residents at our center look forward to each weekly session and the program continues to flourish. Read More

-Dawn Walters, LF, NCG

When I first became involved in my ward’s case, all she would really do was sit, staring off into space. She was also nearly non-verbal. Having heard that Music Therapy could positively impact a person, I requested that she begin receiving Music Therapy services. Read More

-Marsha Majoos, Caregiver

My elderly client suffers from dementia and Alzheimer’s. Her mood shifts constantly through the day. Read More


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5 Academic Benefits of Musical Study

Music has always been an important part of my life. From the time I was very small, I loved to sing and would sit with m

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5 Tips for Practicing

I set my next piece on the stand and glanced up at the timer sitting on top of the piano.  “Just 15 more minutes, ju

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What IS Music Therapy?

In nearly twenty-two years of training and practice in the field of Music Therapy, I have come to realize that this prof

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