Emotional reactions to music in depressed individuals

@article{Sakka2018EmotionalRT,
  title={Emotional reactions to music in depressed individuals},
  author={Laura S. Sakka and Patrik N. Juslin},
  journal={Psychology of Music},
  year={2018},
  volume={46},
  pages={862 - 880}
}
Music is often used to alleviate depression, an affective disorder. Yet, little is known about how listeners suffering from depression respond emotionally to music. The goal of this study was to investigate whether listeners show different patterns of emotional reactions to music depending on level of depression. In previous research, depression has been linked with negative biases in cognitive processes such as memory and attention. Here we indirectly investigated whether such biases may also… Expand

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