Music Therapy for Psychiatric Patients
The Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre is a collaborator in the Music Therapy project with the Faculty of Music at The University of Melbourne, Sunshine Hospital and University of Bergen, Germany.
Aims of the Music Therapy Project
The aims of this study are:
- general symptoms; general functioning; clinical global impressions, and
- secondary outcomes specifically linked to the assumed mechanisms of the therapy: interest in music; motivation for change; self-efficacy; self-esteem; vitality; affect regulation; relational competence; actual social relationships.
Dr Linda Kader, Assoc Prof Denise Grocke (Faculty of Music) and Prof Christos Pantelis
Title: Resource-oriented Music Therapy for Psychiatric Patients: A Satellite Study
Principal Investigator: Dr Linda Kader