Music Therapy: Research and Evidence-Based Practice, 1st Edition

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Olivia Swedberg Yinger

Get a quick, expert overview of the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions in health care. This practical resource compiled by Dr. Olivia Swedberg Yinger provides a concise, useful overview of the profession of music therapy, inclu......view more

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Get a quick, expert overview of the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions in health care. This practical resource compiled by Dr. Olivia Swedberg Yinger provides a concise, useful overview of the profession of music therapy, including a description of each of the research-support practices that occur in the settings where music therapists most commonly work.


Key Features
  • Features a wealth of information on music therapy and its relevance in education settings, mental health treatment, medical treatment and rehabilitation, hospice and palliative care, gerontology, and wellness.
  • Includes a chapter on current trends and future directions in music therapy
  • Consolidates today’s available information and guidance in this timely area into one convenient resource.

Author Information
By Olivia Swedberg Yinger, PhD, MT-BC, Neurologic Music Therapist, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky