Towards Music Psychotherapy

@article{John1992TowardsMP,
  title={Towards Music Psychotherapy},
  author={D. John},
  journal={British Journal of Music Therapy},
  year={1992},
  volume={6},
  pages={10 - 12}
}
  • D. John
  • Published 1992
  • Sociology
  • British Journal of Music Therapy
  • This article is something of a large-scale map on which are outlined some very general thoughts about music psychotherapy. It covers an enormous area and I have sketched out fundamental concepts derived from psychoanalysis and from my work in music therapy. I view music therapy as a derivate of psychoanalysis and attempt to link the two by considering music as a bridge between unconscious and conscious processes. 
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