General Music Therapy Information

Music Therapy and Geriatrics

Music Therapy in Geriatric Care.

Music Therapy in Alzheimer and Dementia Care.

Music Therapy and Alzheimer’s Disease.

D. Aldridge, "Alzheimer's disease: rhythm, timing and music as therapy,"
Biomedical Pharmacotherapy, vol. 48, no. 7, pp. 275-81, 1994.

Brotons, Melissa, Koger, Susan M., Pickett-Cooper, Patty,"Music and Dementias:A Review of Literature", Journal of Music Therapy,
34 (4), 1997, 204-245.

Music Therapy and Medical Issues

Music Therapy and Medicine.

Music Therapy and Music-Based Interventions in the Treatment and Management of Pain: Selected References and Key Findings.

Music Therapy and Brain Injury.

Music Therapy Helps Stroke Patient Speak Again.   Fox News -
January 2013.

Harmony That Heals: Music Therapy's Mark in Medicine. - September 2012.

Music Therapy Aided OKC Brain Injury Sufferer. Oklahoma City - May 9. 2012.

Music Therapy Intervention in Medical Settings.  Huffington Post Blog - March 15, 2012.

Music Therapy... Something Beautiful out of Something Devastating.  National Stroke Association - March 14, 2012.

The Healing Power of Music.   PBS Newshour - February 27, 2012.

A New Look at Music Therapy.  PBS Newshour blog -

Music Therapy for Physical Disabilities.

Marwick, Charles. (1996). "Leaving concert hall for clinic, therapists now test music's charms." Journal of American Medical Association,
275:4 267-8.

Laird, R & Beattie, S. (1989), "Rx: Elvis," RN, 52: 44-47.

Aldridge, David. (1996). Music Therapy Research and Practice in Medicine from Out of the Silence.

Music Therapy and End-Of-Life Issues

Music Therapy and Palliative Care.

Bradt, J, Dileo, C. Music Therapy for End-of-Life Care. The Arts and Quality of Life Research Center, Boyer College of Music and Dance, Temple University, Presser Hall, 2001 North 13 Street, Philadelphia, USA.

Hilliard, R.E. (2005). Music therapy in hospice and palliative care: a review of empirical data. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2(2), 173-178.

Reese, D. (2011). Music therapist helps patients at end of life journey.

Music Therapy and Special Needs

Music Therapy and Special Education.

Special Education: Music Therapy Research and Evidence-Based Practice Support.

Music Therapy in the Treatment of Pervasive Developmental Disorders.

Music Therapy with Mentally Challenged Persons.

Music Therapy as a Treatment Modality for Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Autism Spectrum Disorders: Music Therapy Research and Evidence Based Practice Support.

Music Therapy and Autism.

Music Therapy Improves Behavior in Children with Autism, Study Suggests.  Science Daily- February 2013.

Music Therapy in the Treatment of Adults with Mental Disorders, edited by Robert F. Unkefer, 1990.

Barber, E. (1973). Music therapy with retarded children.   Australian Journal of Mental Retardation, 2(7), 210-213.