Resources

Websites:


www.desertsoundsofwellness.com
www.desertsoundsofwellness.wordpress.com
www.facebook.com/desertsoundsofwellness


General Music Therapy Information


www.musictherapy.org
www.wramta.org
www.cbmt.org


Music Therapy and Geriatrics


Music Therapy in Geriatric Care.    www.mtabc.com

Music Therapy in Alzheimer and Dementia Care.    www.mtabc.com

Music Therapy and Alzheimer’s Disease.    www.musictherapy.org

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.     www.musictherapy.org


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


Music Therapy and Brain Injury.    www.mtabc.com


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


Harmony That Heals: Music Therapy's Mark in Medicine.
NewMediaChill.com - September 2012.    www.newmediachill.com


Music Therapy Aided OKC Brain Injury Sufferer.   KOCO.com Oklahoma City - May 9. 2012. www.koco.com


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


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


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


A New Look at Music Therapy.  PBS Newshour blog -


Music Therapy for Physical Disabilities.     www.mtabc.com


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.    www.mtabc.com

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.     www.montanaliving.com


Music Therapy and Special Needs


Music Therapy and Special Education.    www.musictherapy.org

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

Music Therapy in the Treatment of Pervasive Developmental Disorders.    www.mtabc.com

Music Therapy with Mentally Challenged Persons.    www.mtabc.com

Music Therapy as a Treatment Modality for Autism Spectrum Disorders.    www.musictherapy.org

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

Music Therapy and Autism.    www.mtabc.com

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

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.