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Music Therapy & Trauma: Insights from the Polyvagal Theory

  title={Music Therapy \& Trauma: Insights from the Polyvagal Theory},
  author={Walter Porges},
Music is an important component of the human experience. The use of music in culture has been a documented feature of the history of civilizations. Types of music have been uniquely associated with distinct feelings, experiences, and social interactions. Cultures have incorporated music into the educational process, religious and tribal rituals, and patriotic expressions. Music conveys features of culture both with lyrics and melody. Vocal music has been used both as a contemporary vehicle and… 

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