Music Therapy In The Treatment Of Adults w/ Mental Disorders


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Music Therapy in the Treatment of Adults with Mental Disorders
Theoretical Bases and Clinical Interventions

By Robert Unkefer and Michael Thaut
261 Pages

This book provides the foundation for clinical practice in psychiatry, while also offering models and techniques of working with this population.



     Michael H. Thaut


Part One: Psychomusical Foundations of Music Therapy

     1.  Neuropsychological Processes in Music Perception and Their Relevence in Music Therapy

          Michael H. Thaut

     2.  Physiological and Motor Responses to Music Stimuli

          Michael H. Thaut

     3.  Music as Communication

          Kate E. Gfeller

     4.  Music as a Therapeutic Agent: Historical and Sociocultural Perspectives

          Kate E. Gfeller

      5.  The Function of Aesthetic Stimuli in the Therepeutic Process

            Kate E. Gfeller

Part Two: Music Therapy in the Clinical Setting

     6.  Toward a Cognition-Affect Model in Neuropsychiatric Music Therapy

          Michael H. Thaut

    7.  Transitioning from Institution to Community

         Brian L. Wilson

     8. Music Therapy Within the Context of Psychotherapeutic Models

         Mary A. Scovel and Susan C. Gardstrom

     9.  Music Therapy and Psychopharmacology

          Becki A. Scovel and Susan C. Gardstrom

     10.  Assessment of Adult Psychiatric Clients: The Role of Music Therapy

            Brian L. Wilson

Part Three: Taxonomy of Clinical Music Therapy Programs and Techniques

           Becki A. Houghton, Mary A. Scovel, Roger A Smeltekop, Michael H. Thaut, Robert F. Unkfer, Brian L. Wilson

     Taxonomy of Programs and Techniques in Music Therapy for Mental Disorders

     I.  Music Performing

     II.  Music Pshychotherapy

     III.  Music and Movement

     IV.  Music Combined with Other Expressive Arts

     V.  Recreational Music

     VI.  Music and Relaxation

Part Four: Clinical Interventions in Adult Psychiatric Disorders

         Becki A. Houghton, Mary A. Scovel, Roger A. Smeltekop, Michael A. Thaut, Robert F. Unkfer, Brian L. Wilson

     I.  Schizophrenic Disorder

     II.  Bipolar Disorder, Depressed Episode

     III.  Bipolar Disorder, Manic Episode

     IV.  Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Name Index

Subject Index



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