Film & Performance Studies

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A Theatrical Approach to Teaching Social Understanding to Kids and Teens with Asperger Syndrome

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This fun program provides a set of tools for developing social understanding in children with Asperger Syndrome through drama. It contains a wide repertoire of activities and ideas for use at home, in the classroom, in therapy workshops or social groups, ranging from initial warm up techniques, to larger group scenes and staging a show.

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Interactive Music Therapy in Child and Family Psychiatry

Clinical Practice, Research and Teaching

By Amelia Oldfield; Foreword by Jo Holmes
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book outlines the rationale for using music therapy in child and family psychiatry. The author reflects on research methodology and describes characteristics of her own approach to therapy, including how to start and end the session, how to motivate children and establish a positive musical dialogue with them, and how to include parents.

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Music Therapy Methods in Neurorehabilitation

A Clinician's Manual

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Felicity Baker and Jeanette Tamplin combine research findings with their own clinical experience and present step-by-step instructions and guidelines on how to implement music therapy techniques for a range of therapeutic needs. Photographs clearly illustrate interventions for physical rehabilitation.

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Interactive Music Therapy - A Positive Approach

Music Therapy at a Child Development Centre

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Amelia Oldfield explains how her approach to music therapy sessions establishes a constructive musical dialogue with children that emphasises positive experiences - these establish trust and allow feelings to be expressed through music. This practical book will be of use to clinicians and teachers working with children with a variety of needs.

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Multimodal Psychiatric Music Therapy for Adults, Adolescents, and Children

A Clinical Manual

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Michael and Julia Cassity outline a range of the most successful music therapy techniques, according to a survey of leading professionals, for a variety of clinical issues and age ranges. The manual uses helpful case studies to illustrate how assessments are made and treatments are chosen, and the appendices provide useful content for therapists.

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The Music Effect

Music Physiology and Clinical Applications

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book explains what 'music' is, how it is processed by and affects the body, and how it can be applied in a range of physiological and psychological conditions. Rhythm, melody, timbre, harmony, dynamics, form, and their effects are explored, helping practitioners create effective therapy interventions that complement other treatment systems.

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