Music Therapy Articles and Resources

Children

Music Therapy for Children with Special Needs benefits of music therapy for children with Autism
By: altMD
http://www.altmd.com/Articles/Music-Therapy-for-Children-with-Special-Needs (benefits of)

Effects of Music Therapy on Children with Disabilities
By Susan Sze, Ph.D.- Niagara University, NY
http://www.icmpc8.umn.edu/proceedings/ICMPC8/PDF/AUTHOR/MP040079.PDF

Depression

Music Therapy Reduces Depression in Children, Adolescents
Queen’s University, Belfast. “Music therapy reduces depression in children, adolescents.” ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 23 October 2014. http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/10/141023091841.htm

Music Therapy for Depression
By: Maratos A, Gold C, Wang X, Crawford M –  (Cochrane)
http://www.cochrane.org/CD004517/DEPRESSN_music-therapy-for-depression

Hospice /Palliative Care

Music Therapy for End-Of-Life Care
By: Joke Bradt and Cheryl Diled Bradt J, Dileo C. Music therapy for end-of-life care. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD007169. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007169.pub2.
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD007169.pub2/abstract

Palliative Care Patients Benefit from Unique Music therapy Project
By: Concordia University
Concordia University. “Palliative care patients benefit from unique music therapy project.” ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 16 May 2011.
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/05/110510111201.htm

Cancer

Music Reduces Anxiety in Cancer Patients
By: Wiley-Blackwell
Wiley-Blackwell. “Music reduces anxiety in cancer patients.” ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 10 August 2011.
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/08/110809212424.htm

Music Intervention for Improving Psychological and Physical Outcomes in Cancer Patients
By: Joke Bradt, Cheryl Dileo, Denise Grocke, and Lucanne Magill
Bradt J, Dileo C, Grocke D, Magill L. Music interventions for improving psychological and physical outcomes in cancer patients. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD006911. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006911.pub2.
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD006911.pub2/abstract

Other

 The Evidence on Music Therapy
By: Cornell University- Evidence-Based Living
http://evidencebasedliving.human.cornell.edu/2013/07/29/the-evidence-on-music-therapy/

Music to Reduce Pain and Distress in the Pediatric Emergency department
By: Lisa Hartling, PhD
http://archpedi.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1712579

The Effectiveness of Music as an Intervention for hospital patients: a Systematic Review
By David Evans BN MNS PhD RN
JAN (Journal of Advanced Nursing) Volume 37, Issue 1, pages 8-18
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-2648.2002.02052.x/abstract?deniedAccessCustomisedMessage=&userIsAuthenticated=false

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