Special Issue 7 (1) 2015, “Music Therapy in Europe: Paths of Professional Development” – Editorial
‘Thinking globally, acting locally’: Music therapy in Europe
Hanne Mette Ridder & Giorgos Tsiris
Hanne Mette Ridder and Giorgos Tsiris are the co-editors of this special journal issue of Approaches.
Hanne Mette Ridder is Head of the Doctoral Programme in Music Therapy at Aalborg University, and since 2010 president of the European Music Therapy Confederation (EMTC). She serves as an advisory editorial board member of Approaches.
Giorgos Tsiris is researcher at Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy and the founding editor-in-chief of Approaches. He has served as the research officer of the British Association for Music Therapy (2009-2015) as well as the EMTC representative of the Hellenic Association of Certified Professional Music Therapists (2011-2013).