Inaugural Morva Croxson Prize (2017)

He Oro Waiora: Music Therapy and Wellbeing in Adolescent Mental Health

Nolan Hodgson – MMusTher, BA, NZ RMTh Ngāi Tūhoe, Ngāti Awa New Zealand School of Music, Te Kōkī, Massey University and Victoria University of Wellington Keywords: Music therapy, kaupapa Māori models of health, wairua (spirit), mentalhealth, taonga puoro (Māori musical instruments). Abstract This paper discusses the practice of music therapy in relation to kaupapaMāori models …

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Case Study: Individual Music Therapy with an Elderly Man in a Residential Care Setting

Oliver E. L. Lowery MMusTher (Hons), BMus, NZ RMTh Te Kōkī, New Zealand School of Music, Massey University and Victoria University of Wellington   Keywords: Music therapy, stroke, elderly, case study, student music therapist Abstract This case study describes the processes involved in the development of a relationship between a student music therapist and John, a …

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