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 8, issue 2, 2016)

Special issue: “Dalcroze Eurhythmics in music therapy and special music education”
Guest editor: John Habron, Royal Northern College of Music, UK

Latest publications

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Book review (published on 24 April 2017)
The 1982 Symposium on ‘Music in the Life of Man’: The Beginnings of Music Therapy Theory (Michelle Forinash & Carolyn Kenny, Eds.)
Reviewed by Denise Grocke
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Conference report (published on 14 April 2017)
Examining the utility of music interventions for children with learning disabilities
Beth Pickard
[Abstract] [Full text PDF]

Book review (published on 24 March 2017)
An Introduction to Music Therapy Research (Barbara L. Wheeler & Kathleen M. Murphy, Eds.)
Reviewed by Patricia Winter
[Abstract] [Full text PDF]

Article (published on 13 March 2017)
Η μουσική ως θεραπεία στην ελληνική αρχαιότητα
Ειρήνη Νικολάου
[Abstract] [Full text PDF]

Article (published on 8 March 2017)
When music therapists adopt an ethnographic approach: Discovering the music of ultra-religious boys in Israel
Nir Seri & Avi Gilboa
[Abstract] [Full text PDF]


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