Aesculapius was said to cure diseases of the mind by using song and music, and
music therapy was used in Egyptian temples.
History of Music Therapy in the US. ... In the early 1800s, writings on the
therapeutic value of music appeared in two medical dissertations, the first
published by ...
Music has been used as a therapeutic tool for centuries and has been shown to
affect many areas of the brain, ...
Jun 13, 2011 ... of mankind, Music Therapy, which involves the music therapist, the ... Keywords:
Music Therapy; Music, Healer, Patient/Client; Historical Roots.
Music therapy uses music to address a number of emotional, cognitive, and
social issues in people of all ages. It is often used with people who have
Brief History. Music Therapy is a relatively young profession. The use of music in
hospitals was first documented after the Second World War and in the 1950's ...
May 20, 2009 ... Training programs on the therapeutic uses of music were started in several ...
Therapy Show and tagged history, Janice Harris, music therapy.
This Brief History of Music Therapy will describe the history of music in healing,
the development of music therapy as an allied healthcare profession, and an ...
Representative of this stage in the history of music therapy are the findings of the
renowned London physician Richard Brocklesby, the only doctor to write a trea-.
Music as Medicine. The History of Music Therapy since Antiquity. Aldershot:
Ashgate. Gouk, Penelope (Ed.) (2000). Musical Healing in Cultural Contexts.