By Bobbi Adler. A unique assessment for use in gerontology with persons with dementia, based on the American Music Therapy Association standards of practice. The MAGNET complies with the minimum data system and requirements for accreditation of facilities. Includes forms, model session outline, visual aides, and protocol of use. This book is a significant contribution to assure the quality of life for older adults. , ; 48 pages. , CONTENTS: Acknowledgements; Recitative; Project History & Description - Assessment Development. , Protocol of Use - Preparing for the Assessment Procedure, Model Music Therapy Session, Visual Aids, Documentation, The Interdisciplinary Team Meeting & Minimum Data Set Documentation, Bibliographic Note, Conclusion. , Background Information - Client Information, Musical Preferences, Observable Behaviors. , Equipment List/ Visual Aids; Model Session; The MAGNET Survey (Assessment & Treatment Plan); Bibliography.