Music Therapy Handbook by Barbara L. WheelerRich with case material, this groundbreaking volume provides a comprehensive overview of music therapy, from basic concepts to emerging clinical approaches. Experts review psychodynamic, humanistic, cognitive-behavioral, and developmental foundations and describe major techniques, including the Nordoff-Robbins model and the Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and Music. An expansive section on clinical applications examines music therapy with children and adults, as well as its recognized role in medical settings. Topics include autism spectrum disorder, school interventions, brain injury, and trauma. An authoritative resource for music therapists, the book also shows how music can be used by other mental health and medical professionals. The companion website features audio downloads illustrative of the Nordoff-Robbins model.
Barbara Wheeler Interview on Music Therapy in China
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Full text [PDF]. Through a historical lens spanning more than two decades, she points to key and influential colleagues in the field and notes how each of the editions of the book has broadened to include a wider range of international perspectives and approaches to research. In explaining the important changes that she and her co-editor Kathleen Murphy have made in the third edition, she signposts current emergent trends and contemporary issues in the significantly changing landscape of music therapy research. Barbara L. She initiated the music therapy programme at the University of Louisville in , retiring in She has been an active clinician throughout her career and worked with a variety of clientele. Barbara edited Music Therapy Handbook and the three editions of Music Therapy Research , , and is co-author of the two editions of Clinical Training Guide for the Student Music Therapist , in press.
View larger. Paperback November 2, Professors: free copies available for adoption consideration Download an e-book copy now or order a print copy. R ich with case material, this groundbreaking volume provides a comprehensive overview of music therapy, from basic concepts to emerging clinical approaches. Experts review psychodynamic, humanistic, cognitive-behavioral, and developmental foundations and describe major techniques, including the Nordoff-Robbins model and the Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and Music.
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Nicki S. The Music Therapy Handbook contains 37 chapters; each chapter is written by a well-known music therapist expert s who has published and presented on the chapter topic. The book is divided into three major sections. Part I pp. The 10 chapters in this section are based on the following topics: history of music therapy, aesthetic foundations, music and the brain, cultural diversity, ethics, assessment, research, evidence-based practice, and methods. Part II pp. Most users should sign in with their email address.