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Music Therapy Doctoral Dissertation Directory

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AuthorYearTitle
Aigen, Ken 1991 The Roots of Music Therapy: Towards an Indigenous Research Paradigm (Vol I & II)
Amir, Dorit 1992 Awakening and Expanding the Self: Meaningful Moments in the Music Therapy Process as Experienced and Described by Music Therapists and Music Therapy Clients
Arnason, Carolyn 1998 The Experience of Music Therapists in an Improvisational Therapy Group
Austin, Diane 2004 When Words Sing & Music Speaks: A Qualitative Study of In-Depth Music Psychotherapy with Adults
Brescia, Tina 2004 A Qualitative Study of Intuition as Experienced and Used by Music Therapists
Fidelibus, Joseph 2004 Mindfulness in Music Therapy Clinical Improvisation: When the Music Flows
Forinash, Michele 1990 A Phenomenology of Music Therapy with the Terminally Ill
Gardner, Carol 1999 Music Therapy: Enhancing Communication Between Family Caregivers and Their Loved Ones with Dementia
Gonzalez, David 1992 Mythopoetic Music Therapy: A Phenomenological Investigation Into its Application with Adults
Hammel-Gormley, Amy 1995 Singing the Songs: A Qualitative Study of Music Therapy with Individuals Having Psychiatric Illnesses as well as Histories of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Jampel, Peter 2006 Performance in Music Therapy with Mentally Ill Adults
Kasayka, Roseann 1991 To Meet and Match the Moment of Hope: Transpersonal Elements of the Guided Imagery and Music Experience
Kim, Mijin 2006 Intentionality of Autistic Individuals Expressed While Engaged in the Creative Music Making Process
Kwon, Hea-Kyung 2009 Music Psychotherapy with Korean Women who experienced Son Preference
Loewy, Joanne 1994 A Hermeneutic Panel Study of Music Therapy Assessment with an Emotionally Disturbed Boy
Loveszy, Rebecca Ramirez 2005 Musical Journeys: Music Therapy with Latin American Mother-Infant Dyads in a Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Program
Magill, Lucille Anne 2007 The Spiritual Meaning of Music Therapy After the Death of a Loved One: A Qualitative Study of Surviving Caregivers
Montello, Louise 1989 Utilizing Music Therapy as a Mode of Treatment for the Performance Stress of Professional Musicians
Nagler, Joseph 1993 A Qualitative Study of Children in Crisis: Interventions Through Music Therapy and Digital Music Technology
Okazaki-Sakaue, Kana 2010 The Clinical Use of Music Components and Their Impact in Improvisational Music Therapy
Ramsey, David 2002 The Restoration of Communal Experiences During the Group Music Therapy Process with Non-Fluent Aphasic Patients
Sorel, Suzanne  2005  Presenting Carly and Elliot: Exploring roles and relationships in a mother-son dyad in Nordoff-Robbins music therapy
Tomaino, Concetta 1998 Music on Their Minds: A Qualitative Study of the Effects of Using Familiar Music to Stimulate Preserved Memory Function in Persons with Dementia
Turry, Alan 2006 The Connection Between Words and Music in Music Therapy Improvisation: An examination of a Therapist's Method

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