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Music therapy in mental health for illness management and recovery$
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Michael J. Silverman

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780198735366

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735366.001.0001

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Interventions in psychiatric music therapy

Interventions in psychiatric music therapy

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(p.168) Chapter 9 Interventions in psychiatric music therapy
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Music therapy in mental health for illness management and recovery
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Michael J. Silverman

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735366.003.0009

There are numerous interventions available to music therapists to use with psychiatric patients, including songwriting and lyric analysis. Using an educational approach for illness management and recovery, music therapy interventions for psychiatric patients can be educational, therapeutic, and enjoyable. Various levels of structure can be used to ensure patient success, both musically and nonmusically. It is essential for the music therapist to make educational and therapeutic material explicit for patients so they are able to generalize knowledge and skills learned in music therapy to other aspects of their lives. Future research concerning how music therapy interventions may affect psychiatric patients’ ability to manage their illnesses and recover are warranted

Keywords:   music therapy, interventions, lyric analysis, songwriting, generalization, mental illness, psychiatric patients

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