Art & Music Therapy

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Songwriting

Methods, Techniques and Clinical Applications for Music Therapy Clinicians, Educators and Students

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This comprehensive and groundbreaking book describes the effective use of songwriting in music therapy with a variety of client populations, from children with cancer and adolescents in secondary school to people with traumatic brain injury and mental health issues. This practical book will prove indispensable to students, therapists and educators.

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Self-Healing Through Visual and Verbal Art Therapy

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Drawing on Freud's and Winnicott's work on psychoanalysis and play, R.M. Simon illustrates the healing power of art-making with the drawings and stories of seven-year-old Joe, who succeeds in overcoming the trauma of family break-up by expressing his emotional turmoil outside the formal therapeutic process.

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Roots of Musicality

Music Therapy and Personal Development

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

The author considers neuroscience and psychobiology to identify analogies with the potential of musical expression to bring about therapeutic change, as observed during his work with children with autistic spectrum and pervasive developmental disorders.

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Music Therapy in Children's Hospices

Jessie's Fund in Action

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

The use of music therapy in children's hospices has burgeoned since its introduction by Jessie's Fund in the mid-90s. This moving and extremely helpful text brings together the experiences of eleven music therapists working with children who are in the final stages of life-limiting illness.

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Case Study Designs in Music Therapy

Edited by David Aldridge
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book shows, for the first time, how research and clinical work can creatively complement one another, proving beneficial to both disciplines. Each chapter is written by a leading researcher and practitioner in the field, and the book covers a wide spectrum of approaches within different settings.

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Little Windows into Art Therapy

Small Openings for Beginning Therapists

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Drawing on her own development as an art therapist and her extensive experience of supervising new therapists and students, Schroder provides practical advice on encouraging nervous or reluctant clients, or those unfamiliar with art therapy, to benefit from artmaking. She argues for a two-way sharing of art between therapist and client.

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