A time of turmoil: Music therapy interventions for adolescents in a paediatric oncology ward.

Abad, V. (2003) A time of turmoil: Music therapy interventions for adolescents in a paediatric oncology ward.. The Australian Journal of Music Therapy, 14 20-37.

Author Abad, V.
Title A time of turmoil: Music therapy interventions for adolescents in a paediatric oncology ward.
Journal name The Australian Journal of Music Therapy
ISSN 1036-9457
Publication date 2003
Year available 2003
Sub-type Article (original research)
Volume 14
Start page 20
End page 37
Total pages 18
Place of publication Malvern, VIC Australia
Publisher Australian Music Therapy Association
Collection year 2004
Language eng
Formatted abstract
A diagnosis ofcancer during adolescence can potentially complicate an already challenging phase ofdevelopment. Music therapy techniques, including song parody andperformance, music relaxation and imagery, and instrument learning, can provide age-appropriate and innovative ways to help meet the unique needs ofadolescents undergoing hospital cancer
treatment. Case studies are provided to illustrate their effectiveness with this population.
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: School of Music Publications
 
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