Approaches: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Music Therapy (formerly known as ‘Approaches: Music Therapy & Special Music Education’) is an open access peer-reviewed journal inviting diverse perspectives on music therapy practice, profession and discipline. As a Hellenic-English publication, Approaches fosters interdisciplinary dialogue bridging local and global aspects of music, health and wellbeing. 

Current journal issue (volume 9, issue 1, 2017)

This issue contains a special feature on ‘Music therapy: A profession for the future’ (Guest edited by Inge Nygaard Pedersen)

Latest publications

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Conference report (published on 12 November 2017)
International symposium ‘Music therapy in educational settings’
Anne-Katrin Jordan & Philippa Derrington 
[Abstract] [Full text PDF]

Tribute (published on 20 October 2017)
A tribute to Mary Priestley (4 March 1925 – 11 June 2017)
Kenneth Bruscia
[Abstract] [Full text PDF]

Ανταπόκριση από συνέδριο (δημοσιεύθηκε στις 10 Οκτωβρίου 2017)
Ημερίδα του ΕΣΠΕΜ στο πλαίσιο της Ευρωπαϊκής Ημέρας Μουσικοθεραπείας
Ασπασία Φραγκούλη & Ουρανία Λιαρμακοπούλου
[Περίληψη] [Πλήρες κείμενο PDF]

Book review (published on 15 September 2017)
Collaboration and Assistance in Music Therapy Practice: Roles, Relationships, Challenges (John Strange, Helen Odell-Miller & Eleanor Richards, Eds.)
Reviewed by Margaret Broad 
[Abstract] [Full text PDF]

Book review (published on 13 September 2017)
Music Therapy Research (3rd Edition) (Barbara Wheeler & Kathleen Murphy, Eds.)
Reviewed by Patricia Winter
[Abstract] [Full text PDF]


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