Posts tagged with Music Therapy

  1. Felicity Baker on Music Interventions for Dementia and Depression

    Professor Felicity Baker blends work and play as part of her work in Music Therapy and Dementia. By Giulia McGauran.

    Professor Felicity Baker is Head of Music Therapy at the Melbourne Conservatorium. She talks here about her upcoming symposium, Music Interventions for Dementia & Depression in …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/04/17/felicity-baker-on-music-interventions-for-dementia-and-depression

  2. Let it go: remembering Dr Ben Leske

    A colleague and friend pays tribute to one of Melbourne Conservatorium’s brightest and most-loved researchers, who died this week aged 37.  

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/03/08/let-it-go-remembering-dr-ben-leske

  3. Singing to remember: music therapy and dementia study to launch at the Conservatorium

    Aged care home residents singing. Photo: Bromford/Flickr CC

    Music Therapy researcher Dr Jeanette Tamplin’s latest study will examine how singing can improve the lives of dementia sufferers and their carers.

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/02/13/singing-to-remember-music-therapy-and-dementia-study-to-launch-at-the-conservatorium

  4. Dr Imogen Clark wins the Hazel Hawke Research Grant in Dementia Care

    By Sophie Duran Dr Imogen Clark of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music at the University of Melbourne has been awarded the prestigious $50,000 Hazel …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/01/24/dr-imogen-clark-wins-the-hazel-hawke-research-grant-in-dementia-care

  5. A virtual reality singing program? That’s the stuff of awards shortlists

    Congratulations to the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music’s Dr Jeanette Tamplin, who made it to the finals of the National Disability Awards in Canberra on the weekend …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/12/05/a-virtual-reality-singing-program-thats-the-stuff-of-awards-shortlists

  6. TEDx: using music to escape the dark side

    In this TEDx talk, recorded in September, Head of Music Therapy Professor Katrina Skewes McFerran explains how our choice of music can make us feel better or …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/11/27/tedx-using-music-to-return-from-the-darkside

  7. Singing with dementia: an interview with music therapist Dr Jeanette Tamplin

    Following the success of Dr Jeanette Tamplin’s first dementia choir, Musical Memories, seven more choirs for people and carers living with dementia will be introduced in …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/10/09/singing-with-dementia-an-interview-with-music-therapist-dr-jeanette-tamplin

  8. Music therapy and dementia – a world-first study is born

    Music therapy dementia study. Image: Flickr / CC.

    Professor Felicity Baker is co-director the National Music Therapy Research Unit at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. This week she received word that her world-first study into the …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/04/music-therapy-and-dementia-a-world-first-study-is-born

  9. Hip hop’s healing power

    Born from marginalised communities as a force of self-expression, hip-hop gets an unfairly bad rap for its confronting lyrics, but its power to promote mental and …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/28/hip-hops-healing-power

  10. Van Gogh gets some music therapy

    The Music Therapy team at the University of Melbourne was invited to collaborate with the National Gallery of Victoria to provide an experiential music activity for high-school …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/14/van-gogh-gets-some-music-therapy

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