The following references and links relate to our work:

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Montello, L.M., & Coons, E.E. (1998). Effect of active versus passive group music therapy on preadolescents with emotional, learning, and behavioral disorders. Journal of Music Therapy, 35.

Van der Kolk, Bessel (2015) The Body Keeps the Score. New York, NY: Penguin Group

Weber, A. M. & Haen, C. (2005). Clinical Applications of Drama Therapy in Child and Adolescent Treatment. New York: Brunner-Routledge.


Online Articles:

Parker-Pope, Tara. Using Music to Lift Depression’s Veil

Phelps, Don. Therapeutic Use of Expressive Arts with Children

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