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    Sensory Music Making at Home

    Photo by Juan Pablo Serrano Arenas on Pexels.com Music Therapy Works has created this wonderful ...
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    Drumming Resources for Home

    Photo by Greta Hoffman on Pexels.com Music Therapy Works has created this wonderful resource for ...
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    4 Attention Grabber Chants for Elementary School Special Education

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    Musical Activities for Early Childhood Inclusion

    Photo by Artem Podrez on Pexels.com Compiled by Talia Morales, MT-BC | Music Therapist| 2011 ...
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    Exploring and Expressing Emotions Through Dance

    "This free learning video series was developed by autism specialist Michelle Lazar, MA, MT-BC, Veronica ...
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    5 Ways to Use Music in Therapy for Children with Autism

    Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Here are five ways you can use music in therapy ...
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    5 Songs to Help Children with Autism Speak

    Photo by Ketut Subiyanto on Pexels.com "The following five songs build momentum and anticipation by ...
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    Self-Care 101: 7 Effective Ways to Manage Stress

    Everyone deals with some form of stress in their life, and it’s not always ...
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    Developmental Music Making at Home: Practical Tools for Parents and Carers

    Photo by Tatiana Syrikova on Pexels.com Music Therapy Works has created this wonderful resource for ...
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    What A Music Therapist Brings to the Table: Assessment & Treatment Planning in Music Therapy

    Everyone knows that music is therapeutic and can use music to achieve their desired mood. ...
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    “Not A Magic Pill”: Is Music as Universal as We Believe it to be?

    Photo by Alex Andrews on Pexels.com Doctor Alison Short, who is the Academic Course Advisor ...
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    Sounds of Time: Music & Healing Throughout the Ages

    Photo by Graham Crumb from Imagicity The notion of music as therapy goes back thousands ...

    What makes Music Therapy so effective & where can it be applied?

    Music's effect can be observed in the whole body, down to the level of our ...

    “Let’s Play!”: 5 Common Music Therapy Activities

    Photo by Any Lane from Pexels More than relaxing to soothing tunes, or working-out to ...
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    “So You Want In?”: How to Become a Music Therapist

    So, you want to be a Music Therapist? You're not the only one. Read to ...
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    What is Music Therapy: Is it Magic or is it Science?

    Photo by Karolina Grabowska from Pexels What is Music Therapy? The answer to this question ...
    What's your school closures playlist? Why music should be part of parents’ pandemic survival strategy

    Family music sharing is a way to safely express emotions during school closures, for both children and parents. View More

    High-tech concert hall measures brain waves and heart rates during performances

    McMaster University’s LIVELab is a concert hall where researchers study how sound is produced and experienced, leading to therapeutic applications of music. View More

    Curious Kids: is it OK to listen to music while studying?

    Research suggest it’s probably fine to listen to music while you’re studying - with some caveats. View More

    How music therapy can help anxious children

    Music for pleasure, self-expression and emotional regulation. View More

    Music therapy improves the health of premature babies and boosts parental bonding

    Soothing babies with song is a natural instinct for some parents, and research has shown just how powerful it can be for premature babies. View More

    Creative arts therapies can help people with dementia socialise and express their grief

    Creative arts therapies allow people with dementia to express joy and sadness through painting, dance, music and drama. View More

    Singing death: why music and grief go hand in hand

    From spontaneous mass singing after a terror attack to Irish laments, music reflects the painful, complex and laborious task of mourning. View More

    The healing power of hip hop

    Hip hop often gets a bad rap but for therapists and teachers it can be a transformative tool. View More

    Understanding the NDIS: how does the scheme view music therapy?

    The NDIS has laudable aims but how much funding will be available to enable participation in arts therapy? View More