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Don D. Coffman
Professor & Chair, Dept of Music Education & Music Therapy, Frost School of Music, University of Miami
Author
Music Therapy Perspectives
For readers inside and outside the profession of music therapy, Music Therapy Perspectives seeks to promote the development of music therapy clinical practice through the dissemination of scholarly work. Focusing on clinical benefits of music therapy, the journal strives to ...
United States of America
... Discusses the uses of music as therapy and briefly profiles the American Music Therapy Association ... (AMTA), which develops and promotes music therapy services worldwide. Gives a history of music ... therapy in the US. Provides quotes from various musicians who are active in music therapy about its benefits. Includes a photo. ...
... The abstract of a case study that analyzed the effects of a combination of music therapy and ... counseling on a Squamous Cell Carcinoma-Hypopharynx patient is presented. The study is available through the Music Therapy World Journal Index. ...
... The history of music therapy in Bulgaria begins with the establishment of the Bulgarian ... Association for Music Therapy (BAM) in 1985. With much help from sister organizations in other countries, BAM ... established regulations for music therapy training, held workshops, and established music therapy degree programs at Bulgarian academic institutions. ...
The Venezuelan Music Therapy Ensemble (ENVEMUST)
Voices (2013) Vol. 3, No. 2

This report describes the current state of the Music Therapy study program (Postgraduate Specialization in Music Therapy) in the Universidad de los Andes in Venezuela, along with a special feature of it's curriculum; the Venezuelan Music Therapy Ensemble. (ENVEMUST by ...

... This report describes the current state of the Music Therapy study program (Postgraduate ... Specialization in Music Therapy) in the Universidad de los Andes in Venezuela, along with a special feature of ... it's curriculum; the Venezuelan Music Therapy Ensemble. (ENVEMUST by its Spanish intitials), which ...
Country reports: Portugal
Approaches (2015) Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 175-176
... Music therapy in Portugal began in the 1960s, when a group of music educators began to use music ... therapy methods in their work settings. The first music therapy training program began in 1989, and ... the Portuguese Music Therapy Association was founded in 1996. There are approximately 50 professional music therapists in Portugal in 2015. ...
... Over a 30-year period, music therapy in Switzerland has gone from infancy to a thriving profession ... , although problems remain. In the early 1980s, the Swiss Music Therapy Association was founded ... , along with the first music therapy training courses. Although music therapists may be certified as art ...
Fresh Moves In Music Therapy
Musicworks (2015) , No. 123, pp. 46-49, 51-53
... This article explores the benefits, reasons for, and new methods being incorporated in music therapy. ...
... Traces the history of music therapy in Finland. Notes that its official start was in 1973 when the ... Finnish Society for Music Therapy was established. Indicates that music therapy is closely related ... models have been important in music therapy, while in the US, and in some parts of Europe, the power of ...
Journal of Music Therapy
A forum for authoritative articles of current music therapy research and theory, the Journal seeks to advance research, theory, and practice in music therapy through the dissemination of scholarly work. The journal publishes all types of research, including quantitative, qualitative, ...
United States of America
Music in Therapy: Increasing Possibilities for Action
Music and Arts in Action (2008) Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 46-60

The article discusses how music therapy, considered as a discipline as well as arenas of different practices and theoretical models, may contribute to our understanding of how music may influence our actions. Among the many models of music therapy the ...

... The article discusses how music therapy, considered as a discipline as well as arenas of different ... actions. Among the many models of music therapy the author discusses an ontology of music which is ... article further presents how theories from receptive music therapy (The Bonny Method of Guided ...
... Robbins' book about a career in music therapy with the Nordoff-Robbins Centers is the third volume ... in "The Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy Monograph Series" and is reviewed (MMB Music, Inc., 2004). ...
... In the late 1970s in Lithuania, practitioners began non-professional music therapy practice in ... Lithuanian Association of Educational Music Therapy was founded in 1997. ... mental health facilities. Research from these programs led to the first doctoral thesis on music ...
New Horizons: Graduate Music Therapy Studies in Québec, Canada
Voices (2011) Vol. 1, No. 3

The year 2011 marks the start of a new era for music therapy in the province of Québec with the official launch of its first and only graduate music therapy program. This program, situated at Concordia University in the heart ...

... The year 2011 marks the start of a new era for music therapy in the province of Québec with the ... official launch of its first and only graduate music therapy program. This program, situated at ... purpose, its role in the changing landscape of music therapy in Québec, and its defining ...