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Title:
An introduction to music therapy : theory and practice
Author:
Davis, William B. (William Barron)
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Boston, Mass : McGraw-Hill, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xiv, 370 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780697388605
Format :
Book

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Orchard Park Library ML3920 .D28 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

This guide to music therapy thought, research, and practice is designed for a one-semester overview. The descriptions of the populations most likely to receive music therapy are strongly supported by background material and extensive references.


Table of Contents

Preface
An Overview of Music Therapy
1 Clinical Practice in Music Therapy
2 Music Therapy: An Historical Perspective
3 Music: A Human Phenomenon Populations Served by Music Therapists
4 Music Therapy for Mentally Retarded Children and Adults
5 Music Therapy in the Treatment of Mental Disorders
6 Music Therapy and Elderly Populations
7 Music Therapy for the Physically Disabled Child
8 Music Therapy with Autistic Children
9 Music Therapy in the Treatment of Learning Disabilities
10 Music Therapy in the Treatment of Sensory Disorders
11 Music Therapy in the Treatment of Medical Conditions
12 Music Therapy in the Rehabilitation of Stroke and Traumatic-Brain-Injured Clients
13 Music Therapy in Correctional Psychiatry Professional Issues in Music Therapy
14 The Music Therapy Treatment Process
15 The Role of Research in Music Therapy
16 The Profession in a Larger Context

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