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Art & Science of Music Therapy: A Handbook

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First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781134362691
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 10/8/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 483
  • File size: 2 MB

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1 Music as a therapeutic intervention in medical and dental treatment: Research and clinical applications 3
2 The effects of music, vocalisation and vibration on brain and muscle tissue: Studies in vibroacoustic therapy 23
3 The effect of consistent tempi and physiologically interactive tempi on heart rate and EMG responses 58
4 Approaches to music therapy in psychiatry with specific emphasis upon a research project with the elderly mentally ill 83
5 The Bonny method of guided imagery and music 112
6 Linking sound and symbol 129
7 Short-term verbal and musical memory in schizophrenia: Implications for theories of working memory and cerebral dominance 139
8 The therapeutic relationship in music therapy as a tool in the treatment of psychosis 157
9 Interpersonal processes in clinical improvisation: towards a subjectively objective systematic definition 167
10 A model of assessment and differential diagnosis of handicap in children through the medium of music therapy 181
11 Music therapy and the child with cerebral palsy: directive and non-directive intervention 194
12 Music therapy in the education service: research with autistic children and their mothers 209
13 Communicating through music: The balance between following and initiating 226
14 Elizabeth: A case study of an autistic child in individual music therapy 238
15 Music therapy and people with severe learning difficulties who exhibit self-injurious behaviour 261
16 Music therapy assessment for developmentally disabled clients 273
17 Perspectives on a developmental model of music therapy with mentally handicapped adults 288
18 A comparison of mother-infant interactions and the client-therapist relationship in music therapy sessions 296
19 Music therapy as a facilitator in grief counselling 309
20 Listening and accepting 324
21 Retrieving the losses of Alzheimer's disease for patients and caregivers with the aid of music 342
22 Music therapy for hearing impaired clients 363
23 The functions of music in music therapy 385
24 The Skille Musical Function Test as a tool in the assessment of psychological function and individual potential 395
25 The role of music therapy in the effective use of stress 406
26 The integration of mental health science concepts in the education of the music therapist 433
References 443
Index 479
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