Episode 008 | Storytelling in Music Therapy

Today, we chat with returning guest, Colby Cumine, a board-certified music therapist, about the importance of storytelling in music therapy. Listen on Anchor.

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Play Therapy” by V. Axline
The Body Keeps the Score” Chapters 11 & 12 by B. van der Kolk
The Trauma Therapist: Contemplative Psychotherapy” Episode #424 by Guy McPherson

Episode transcript coming soon.

Episode 007 | Music Therapy & the Relationships that Matter

Today, we chat with guest, Sam Burns, a board-certified music therapist, about how music therapy can support healthy early childhood development. Listen on Anchor.

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Music Therapy with Families by S. Lindahl and G. Thompson
An Overview of Attachment Theory from Community Paediatric Review

Episode transcript available here.

Episode 006 | Music & the Brain | Part Two

Today, we chat with returning guest, Colby Cumine, a board-certified music therapist, about the applications of neuroscience in music therapy. Listen on Anchor.

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Your Brain on Music, a TedTalk by Alan Harvey

Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain” by Oliver Sacks

This is Your Brain on Music: The Science of Human Obsession” by Daniel Levitin

Episode transcript available here.

Episode 005 | Music & the Brain | Part One

Today, we chat with returning guest, Colby Cumine, a board-certified music therapist, about the science behind why people like music. Listen on Anchor.

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Your Brain on Music, a TedTalk by Alan Harvey

Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain” by Oliver Sacks

This is Your Brain on Music: The Science of Human Obsession” by Daniel Levitin

Episode transcript available here.

Episode 004 | Trauma-Informed Music Therapy

Today, we chat with guest, Colby Cumine, a board-certified music therapist, about how he practices music therapy while taking into account the past trauma(s) of a client. Listen on Anchor.

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The Trauma Therapist Podcast by Guy McPherson

The Body Keeps the Score” by B. van der Kolk

Episode transcript available here.

Episode 003 | Community Music Therapy

Today, we chat with guest, Cassie, a board-certified music therapist, about how they use a community-based approach to music therapy. Listen on Anchor.

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Community Music Therapy & the Winds of Change” by G. Ansdell

Invitation to Community Music Therapy” by B. Stige

Community Music Therapy” by E. Ruud

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Episode 002 | Social Justice in Music Therapy

Today, we chat with returning guest, Vee Fansler, a board-certified music therapist, about how they incorporate social justice into their therapeutic paradigm. Listen on Anchor.

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Playing in the Borderlands: The transformative possibilities of queering music therapy pedagogy” by Fansler et al.

Destabilizing Bodies, Destablizing Disciplines: Practicing liminality in music therapy” by LaCom & Reed

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Episode 001 | What is Music Therapy?

Today, we chat with Vee Fansler, a board-certified music therapist, about the definition of music therapy and how music is a part of daily life. Listen on Anchor.

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Defining Music Therapy” by K. Bruscia

Chapter 7 of “The Field of Play: A Guide for the Theory and Practice of Music Therapy” by C. Kenny

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