Music Therapy

Music Therapy

by Rachel Darnley-Smith, Helen M Patey
     
 

Written by two experienced teachers and practitioners from the UK, this volume presents an overview of the principles of music therapy. The authors begin by outlining the history of the profession and describing the psychodynamic approach of Analytic Music Therapy as well as the music-centered approach of Nordoff-Robbins Therapy. Then, drawing upon examples from their… See more details below

Overview

Written by two experienced teachers and practitioners from the UK, this volume presents an overview of the principles of music therapy. The authors begin by outlining the history of the profession and describing the psychodynamic approach of Analytic Music Therapy as well as the music-centered approach of Nordoff-Robbins Therapy. Then, drawing upon examples from their own work, they discuss a variety of clinical issues involved in the practice of music therapy with children and adults. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761957768
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/18/2003
Series:
Creative Therapies in Practice Series
Pages:
156
Product dimensions:
5.82(w) x 8.72(h) x 0.73(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction
PART ONE: GETTING STARTED
In the Beginning
Two Approaches to Music Therapy
Music and the Therapeutic Process
Training and Survival
PART TWO: CLINICAL MATTERS
Improvization
Music Therapy with Children
Four Case Studies
It Can Be a Rough Voyage...
Working through Setbacks
Music Therapy with Adults
Four Case Studies
Music Therapy Resources and Information

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