New Zealand Journal of Music Therapy 21 (2023)

The full issue of the journal will published online in mid-December. Selected content may be published early online.
A print edition will be sent to MThNZ members in January.
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Alison Talmage & May Bee Choo Clulee 吳美珠

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Professional Practice & Research

Note, professional practice and research articles are anonymously reviewed anonymous reviews by two (occasionally three) peer reviewers.


Abstract: TBC

Community Voices

Note, Community Voices  articles receive an open review.


Abstract: TBC

Book Reviews

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Theses and Publications Alert

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NZJMT’s annual celebration of completed PhD and Master’s and publications by New Zealand Registered Music Therapists. This year we have also included a list of Music Therapy Week media broadcasts and publications, by RMThs and others, which will continue to be valuable as we raise awareness and advocate for music therapy in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Editorial Team

ISSN 1176-3264
ISSN 2744-63

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Editor:                               Alison Talmage
Assistant Editor:            May Bee Choo Clulee 吳美珠

Image Accessibility Advisor:
Áine Kelly-Costello

NZJMT Advisory Panel (2023):
Helen Dowthwaite NZ RMTh, MThNZ Executive Officer
Nolan Hodgson (Ngāi Tūhoe, Ngāti Awa) NZ RMTh

Assoc Prof Sarah Hoskyns NZRMTh
eil Jourdan NZ RMTh, Chair, Registration Board
Adjunct Prof Daphne Rickson NZ RMTh, MThNZ President Emerita
Penny Warren NZ RMTh

Editorial Advisers (2023):
A list will be published in December.

Statements of fact and opinion in articles published by NZJMT are those of the respective authors and contributors to the journal, and not those of NZJMT or Music Therapy New Zealand. Neither NZJMT nor MThNZ can accept legal responsibility or liability for errors or omissions that may be made. Readers should make their own evaluation of the appropriateness of any research and practice methods described.

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