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Art Saved My Life: How Music Therapy Helped a Master Sergeant Recover from the Wounds of War | NEA

Art Saved My Life: How Music Therapy Helped a Master Sergeant Recover from the Wounds of War | NEA | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
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A PTSD Centre for Excellence is being developed at Glenside as part of Transforming Health. This US article talks briefly about how music therapy helped a veteran with PTSD.
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Why I Want to Change the World with Music Therapy | Erin Seibert | TEDxUSFSP

Erin Seibert describes the profession of music therapy in detail and how it deserves to be a household name within the world of healthcare. Erin highlight
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Music Therapy session

Pediatric music therapy engages children with special needs, such as Autism, on their level. Each session is designed around the child's individual goals
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How music therapy helps people with a terminal illness

How music therapy helps people with a terminal illness | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Music therapist Naomi Hughes explains how music therapy can help people express themselves and connect with their loved ones at the end of their lives.
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This blog is written by a Belfast-based music therapist. She talks about different ways she uses music when working with clients who are palliative.

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Music therapy helps Talyn heal - Campbelltown Macarthur Advertiser

Music therapy helps Talyn heal - Campbelltown Macarthur Advertiser | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Music therapy helps Talyn heal
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Music to her ears: Talyn Reddy with music therapist Matt Ralph who uses song to help take the Mount Annan girl's mind off her health woes.
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Old Man In Nursing Home Reacts To Hearing Music From His Era - YouTube

Old Man In Nursing Home Reacts To Hearing Music From His Era (Music will always be the answer http://t.co/hwxBAqyNFS #music #oldman #therapy)
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This is an amazing video

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Jazz Guitarist Stanley Jordan on Music Therapy Benefits

Jazz guitarist Stanley Jordan tells WSJ's Lee Hawkins about his study of music therapy and how it's used to help people overcome illnesses and chronic conditions. Photo: Stanley Jordan Subscribe...
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The Gift of Music - YouTube

Here is an excerpt from the documentary "A Gift of Music" produced for the Canadian Music Therapy Trust Fund and directed by Scott Rondeau. To purchase a com...
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Wondering what music therapy can do? I recommend you watch this video excerpt.

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Therapists use music as a tool to deliver treatment

Therapists use music as a tool to deliver treatment | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
NORTH BETHESDA, Maryland - Three-and-a-half-year-old Emma Quick runs into a room filled with instruments spread out across the floor. Her energy and excitement cause her blonde pig tails to bounce above her blue polka-dot shirt.
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Maine music therapist promotes healing effects of the creative arts - Bangor Daily News

Maine music therapist promotes healing effects of the creative arts - Bangor Daily News | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Bangor Daily News Maine music therapist promotes healing effects of the creative arts Bangor Daily News His interactions with Beever improved his mood and changed his behavior, one of the many benefits of music therapy, along with alleviating pain...
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Therapeutic benefits of music being used to treat Alzheimer's, addiction, and ... - The Globe and Mail

Therapeutic benefits of music being used to treat Alzheimer's, addiction, and ... - The Globe and Mail | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
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Music therapist brings harmony to Wesley Spectrum students - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Music therapist brings harmony to Wesley Spectrum students - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Music therapist brings harmony to Wesley Spectrum students Pittsburgh Post Gazette Since then, it has transformed into a full-time music therapy program with a variety of vocal and instrumental lessons and almost 70 students, many of whom have been...
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Music Therapy Group for Autism, Portland | Events | Yelp

Music Therapy Group for Autism, Portland | Events | Yelp | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
MUSIC THERAPY GROUP A free Group Music Therapy Session for children with autism or other special needs, their families and friends. 2 2:45pm: This music therapy group is offered once per month at no charge to families.
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Music as a Therapy – a perspective from the 60s

Music as a Therapy – a perspective from the 60s | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Dennis Frost was diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia at age 59. Here he shares the freedom and therapy that music offers him.
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Music therapy for dementia, from the viewpoint of the person with dementia! Really interesting to read how the background music from his younger days has become so important.
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Braxton Graves's curator insight, October 18, 2017 9:22 PM

Music has help a 59 year old man with frontotemporal dementia. Frontotemporal dementia is not a disease it is a group of conditions characterized by impairment of brain functions resulting to memory loss or judgment. By this man listening to music it has awaken old memories  and stirs strong emotion.This source was an informational resource

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How Does Music Therapy Benefit Children with Special Needs?

Watch a music therapist work with different children with special needs. Please sign up for my free newsletter full of great tips and ideas a
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Progression: A documentary on music therapy

This is a documentary about music therapy in Ireland. This documentary looks at the different individuals who can benefit from music therapy. It also look
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Conversation starters in music therapy research | OUPblog

Conversation starters in music therapy research | OUPblog | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Conversation starters are questions and prompts intended to get people talking. Although often thought of in the context of a dinner party or professional meeting as a way to initiate dialogue with a stranger, conversation starters can also be thought of as ideas that stimulate discussions or impact you in a way that helps you grow both personally and professionally.
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Musical interaction brings harmony to dementia patients

Musical interaction brings harmony to dementia patients | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Music in Mind sessions with orchestral players reduces agitation and medication of patients, while improving mood and posture (If you're interested, that story about music therapy just mentioned on @bbcradio3 from today's @guardian is here:
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▶ The healing power of music: Robin Spielberg at TEDxLancaster - YouTube

Robin Spielberg, a renowned contemporary pianist and composer, tells a very personal story about the healing power of music. Her experiences inspired her to ...
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Music Therapy and Autism : How to use Music to Teach Social Skills

Music Therapy and Autism : How to use Music to Teach Social Skills | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
This music therapy video of autism treatment illustrates that how your kids can learn social skills with music.
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Braxton Graves's curator insight, October 18, 2017 9:34 PM

This is a good source to help kids with special needs communicate with music. In this source their is a video that shows ways how interact and talk with music by playing music games or just simply putting lyrics to a song .This source is informational

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Dreams & nightmares: What hip-hop can teach us about Black youth

Dreams & nightmares: What hip-hop can teach us about Black youth | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Cendrine Robinson discusses Hip Hop Therapy, and how hip hop music can be utilized to engage clients in treatment by helping establish rapport with the therapist.
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This is a very interesting and compassionate article which describes how emotions that are described in hip hop songs can help young people experiencing anger issues.

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New study shows benefits of music therapy - Anglia Ruskin University

Research undertaken by Anglia Ruskin University on behalf of MHA (Methodist Homes Association) suggests that music therapy can significantly improve the well-being of people with dementia at its care homes.
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SickKids music therapist shares soothing power of song with sick children | Toronto Star

SickKids music therapist shares soothing power of song with sick children | Toronto Star | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Carolyn Williams brings her guitar to the hospital, enabling young patients to communicate or relax through music. (Music Therapy for Children who are hospitalized at Sick Children's. (beautiful video, must see!
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PTSD MUSIC THERAPY

From "The American Veteran" Episode 1001 For thousands of years physicians suspected that music can soothe the soul. But it was only in the 1950's that researchers at VA scientifically validated...
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Music Therapy – A Powerful Force for Stress Reduction | Arizona ...

Music Therapy – A Powerful Force for Stress Reduction | Arizona ... | Music Therapy | Scoop.it
Music Therapy – A Powerful Force for Stress Reduction. Date: May 8, 2014 Author: AZMTA. Music 4 Life® Founder and President/CEO, Judith Pinkerton is dedicated to spreading the benefits of both music therapy and wellness accredited ...

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Jackie Sue Griffin's curator insight, May 28, 2014 9:09 AM

Another reason to love music! Our natural healing force...

BioSound Chris's curator insight, September 2, 2014 11:50 AM

I love how music can take you to places of joy and happiness in your mind.  It can make a person go from being sad to happy in a matter of minutes. no wonder music has many stress relieving benefits.