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 ...
Celebrating 60 Years of Music Therapy History ... physicians, psychiatrists, and
others in the ways that therapeutic music could be effectively used in schools and
History of Music Therapy. Music therapy in the United States of America began in
the late 18th century. However, using music as a healing medium dates back to ...
www.macalester.edu/psychology/whathap/ubnrp/audition/site/history of music therapy.htm
Music has been used as a therapeutic tool for centuries and has been shown to
affect many areas of the brain, ...
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 ...
Jun 13, 2011 ... HISTORICAL ROOTS OF MUSIC THERAPY: A BRIEF OVERVIEW. Dr. Debbie
Carroll. 32. ABSTRACT. Music has been used as a means of ...
May 20, 2009 ... Most of us know that music has been used for healing for centuries. ... Training
programs on the therapeutic uses of music were started in several ... in Music
Therapy Show and tagged history, Janice Harris, music therapy.
Music as Medicine. The History of Music Therapy since Antiquity. Aldershot:
Ashgate. Gouk, Penelope (Ed.) (2000). Musical Healing in Cultural Contexts.