ERIC Number: ED504515
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Abstractor: As Provided
AMTA Monograph Series. Effective Clinical Practice in Music Therapy: Music Therapy for Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Mental Disorders
Crowe, Barbara, Ed.
American Music Therapy Association
Whether new to the profession or an experienced clinician, this text provides a wealth of state-of-the-art information for undergraduates, graduates and professionals. This volume covers the wide range of mental disorder diagnoses and addresses specific populations such as forensic and drug and alcohol rehabilitation. How music therapy is used within each model is explored, including music psychotherapy, rehabilitation, behavioral approach, and transpersonal therapy. Detailed information is provided on assessment tools and music therapy interventions including drum circles, vocal psychotherapy, music and imagery, and music psychotherapy techniques. This cutting-edge resource is a necessity for anyone working in mental health today.
Descriptors: Music, Mental Disorders, Psychotherapy, Music Therapy, Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Personnel, Clinical Diagnosis, Drug Rehabilitation, Alcohol Abuse, Intervention, Evaluation Methods
American Music Therapy Association. 8455 Colesville Road Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Tel: 301-589-3300; Fax: 301-589-5175; Web site: http://www.musictherapy.org
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Music Therapy Association