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Music therapy can help premature babies and parents in NICU

Monica Logan | 09 February 2021


Becoming a new parent is an exciting,...

Music therapy in special education

Monica Logan | 06 January 2021

In special education, music therapists work with children with intellectual and/or physical...

Music therapy and dementia

Monica Logan | 14 December 2020


Music therapy and children in hospitals

Monica Logan | 02 December 2020

It is estimated that about 750 children aged 0-14 are diagnosed with cancer each year in Australia, with almost...

Music therapy and adults with disability

Monica Logan | 25 November 2020

Making music is great for the mind, body and soul and music therapists draw on the benefits of music to help...

Healthy uses of music in times of anxiety

Monica Logan | 30 October 2020

It is natural for our minds and bodies to respond to the uncertainty we’re faced with at present. Some of us might feel...

Allied Health Professionals Day - 14th October

Monica Logan | 29 September 2020


October 14th is International Allied Health Professionals Day

This October 14th is Allied Health Professionals Day...

AMTA 2020 Conference

Monica Logan | 28 September 2020

This year, the 46th Australian Music Therapy Associal National Virtual Conference will run from 7th to...