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Written by William B Davis, Kate E Gfeller, Michael H Thaut, an Introduction to Music Therapy Theory and Practice, third edition, provides a comprehensive overview of the practice of music therapy for the 21st century It looks at where we have been, where we are today, and where we might be in the future Combining sound pedagogy with recent research findings, this new edition has been updated and expanded to reflect changes in music therapy practice over the past nine years Part I includes definitions of music therapy, indicates typical clinical settings, traces historical developments within the profession, and describes how humans respond to musical stimuli Part II is devoted to specific clinical populations most frequently served by music therapists, and therapeutic approaches suitable for different clientele Part III, professional issues in music therapy, gives the reader information about the music therapy treatment process, professional ethics, and research methodology commonly employed by music therapists Although written primarily as an introduction to the field, it is also appropriate for use by music therapy clinicians and practitioners in other helping professions who wish to learn about how music is used with persons who have illnesses or disabilities This book was written especially for dedicated students and professionals who believe they can make a difference in the lives of these people who have special needs....

Title : An Introduction to Music Therapy: Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition
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ISBN : 1884914209
Format Type : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : The American Music Therapy Association 3rd edition August 31, 2008
Number of Pages : 573 pages
File Size : 787 KB
Status : Available For Download
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An Introduction to Music Therapy: Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition Reviews

  • Edgar Allan Poe
    2019-02-22 17:46

    Awesome! And got here even before the estimated time. Very lightly used. Really pleased.

  • Loving Life
    2019-03-02 19:37

    So much information. Some of the statistics have changed, but a great book for any music course. More than the title entails.

  • Cameron
    2019-03-11 16:54

    Book came as described and is very informative.

  • load
    2019-03-21 14:53

    this book is awesome. i have been reading it a lot. good ideas for what music is appropiate for what.

  • robert a kipp
    2019-03-02 14:55

    a useful book, although more for a student than an interested layman. would have been more interested in the early years of Gaston with Menninger.

  • Amazon Customer
    2019-03-02 14:59

    Excellent experience !!

  • Phil Langmeyer
    2019-03-03 18:40

    Helpful but the last chapter is full of it. Descriptive in identifying with your client. Not a bad book. Get it.

  • ellen
    2019-03-05 20:39

    fantastic book