Day: October 16, 2018

A Music Therapy New Zealand report on music therapy provision in New Zealand

Claire Molyneux MA (Music Therapy), PGCertHealSc (Clinical Supervision), BA (Hons), NZ RMTh Elected member of the Music Therapy New Zealand Council (2013-2016) Alison Talmage MMusTher (Hons), MEd, PGCertHealSc (Adv Psychotherapy Practice), PGCertHealSc (Clinical Supervision),BA (Hons), NZ RMTh Elected member and Chair of Music Therapy New Zealand Council (2014-2016) Helen McGann MMusTher, BA (Hons), NZ RMTh …

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A brief history of music therapy governance and administration in New Zealand (1974 to 2016)

Heather Fletcher BA (Hons), Grad Dip Music Therapy, PGCertHSc (Child & Adolescent Mental Health), NZ RMTh President, Music Therapy New Zealand Keywords: Music therapy, Music Therapy New Zealand, governance. Abstract This paper celebrates the work of the New Zealand Society of Music Therapy (NZSMT), operating for the past 10 years as Music Therapy New Zealand …

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Let’s celebrate music therapy!

Music Therapy New Zealand, Auckland & Northland Regional Group 2016: Libby Johns, MMusTher (Hons), BMus, NZ RMTh Private practice. Music Therapy New Zealand Auckland/Northland Regional Co-liaison 2016 Shari Storie (néeLudlam), MMusTher (Hons), BSc, BMus, NZRMTh Contract services and private practice. Music Therapy New Zealand Auckland/Northland Regional Co-liaison 2016 Min-Min Cheung, MA, BA, NZ RMTh, MT-BC, …

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Book Review – Cornelius & Natvig (2016)

Cornelius, S. & Natvig, M. (2016). Music: A Social Experience. Abingdon, UK: Routledge.   Reviewer: Fiona Hearn, MMusTher, BMus, NZ RMTh Wellington Early Intervention Trust and Private Practice   Music: A Social Experience offers an introduction to the social role of music throughout history and culture. It is primarily written as a course text for …

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Book Review – Salhi (2014)

Salhi, K. (Ed.) (2014). Music, Culture and Identity in the Muslim World: Performance, Politics and Piety. Abingdon, UK: Routledge.   Reviewer: Cheri Ang,MMusTher, NZ RMTh Private Practice, Singapore   As music therapists come into contact with people from diverse backgrounds, it becomes increasingly important for us to seek an understanding of the socio-political situation faced …

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Book Review – NiaNia, Bush & Epston (2017)

NiaNia, W., Bush, A. & Epston, D. (2017). Collaborative and Indigenous Mental Health Therapy: Tātaihono – Stories of Māori Healing and Psychiatry. New York, NY: Routledge.   Reviewer: Claire Molyneux MA (Music Therapy), BA (Hons), PGCertHealSc (Clinical Supervision), NZ RMTh, HCPC (UK) Music Therapist Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK.   This publication is a collaboration …

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