Volume 4 (2) 2012 – Book review
Voicework in Music Therapy: Research and Practice (Felicity Baker & Sylka Uhlig, Editors)
Reviewed by Yasmine A. Iliya
Voicework in Music Therapy: Research and Practice
By Felicity Baker & Sylka Uhlig (Editors)
London: Jessica Kingsley (2011)
368 pp, ISBN: 978-1-84-905165-1
Yasmine A. Iliya, MA, MT-BC, LCAT is a music psychotherapist working on an acute inpatient psychiatric unit at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. She received her master’s degree from New York University, completed Dr. Diane Austin’s advanced training in vocal psychotherapy, and is currently a doctoral student at Lesley University. Her work using the voice with homeless men with mental illness in New York City was recently published in Music Therapy Perspectives, and she regularly presents at conferences, workshops, and schools around the country. She is also a performing singer.