The hidden therapist: evidence for a central role of music in psychedelic therapy

@article{Kaelen2017TheHT,
  title={The hidden therapist: evidence for a central role of music in psychedelic therapy},
  author={Mendel Kaelen and Bruna Giribaldi and Jordan Raine and Lisa M. Evans and Christopher Timmerman and Natalie Rodriguez and Leor Roseman and Amanda Feilding and David J. Nutt and Robin Lester Carhart-Harris},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2017},
  volume={235},
  pages={505 - 519}
}
AbstractRationaleRecent studies have supported the safety and efficacy of psychedelic therapy for mood disorders and addiction. Music is considered an important component in the treatment model, but little empirical research has been done to examine the magnitude and nature of its therapeutic role.ObjectivesThe present study assessed the influence of music on the acute experience and clinical outcomes of psychedelic… 

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