Music listening enhances cognitive recovery and mood after middle cerebral artery stroke. Brain (2008), Vol 131, Issue 3, Pp. 866-876. Authors: Teppo Särkämö, Mari Tervaniemi and Mikko Mikkonen, Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, and Helsinki Brain Research Centre, Helsinki. Sari Laitinen, Anita Forsblom, and Jaakko Erkkilä, Department of Music, University […]
Tuning the Brain for Music This project is an international collaboration project investigating the processing of music in the brain. Among the partners are: Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki Department of Music, University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland Music Acoustics Group, TMH Department of Speech, Music and Hearing, KTH, Sweden See […]
Suomen Musiikkiterapiayhdistys – Finnish Society for Music Therapy (FSMT). The Finnish Society for Music Therapy (FSMT) produces many publications in the field of music therapy and a journal called ”Musiikkiterapia”.
Nordic Journal of Music Therapy The mission of the Nordic Journal of Music Therapy is to serve the international community of music therapy by being an avenue for publication of scholarly articles, texts on practice, theory and research, dialogues and discussions, reviews and critique. Example of a book review: Musik & demens – Nordic Journal […]
Projective drawings as an aid to music therapy. A case study of an uncommunicative and withdrawn 17 year old Finnish male adolescent who had symbols and thoughts in his mind which he could not express verbally but came in contact with during music therapy sessions. He was then able to use drawings to reflect his […]