Our intent is not to diagnosis but to offer information on therapy choices and practitioners. If you can’t find what your looking for please contact us and we will do our best to locate the information you seek. sound therapy Also found in: Dictionary/thesaurus, Wikipedia. sound therapy Fringe medicine The use of sound as a therapeutic modality, which is linked to the release of hormones and other factors, including the so-called harmonic factor. Sound therapy is said to affect physiologic parameters, including breathing and heart rate, blood pressure and neuromuscular tone, and is allegedly useful in Alzheimer’s disease, hospice environments for the terminally ill, childbirth, dentistry and psychotherapy. Some sound therapists use handheld devices to apply sounds directly to the body surface, a practice of questionable efficacy. Segen’s Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.   GONG THERAPY SONOPUNCTURE