Music Therapy Notes - Music Therapy Notes: Music Therapy...

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Music Therapy Notes : Music Therapy with communication deficits: A. Melodic intonation therapy (MIT)- B. Music stimulation Approach for Aphasics -The stimulation approach uses musical materials among other materials to trigger automatic speech. -Musical materials, such as song text, become over-learned and thus easy to recall. C. Relaxation exercises for the dysarthria. Neurologic Music Therapy- Sensorimotor Rehabilitation Scientific mechanisms of NMT Treatment on Rehabilitation : 1. Priming of the Auditory Motor Pathway: preparing them to complete the task. For example having them listen to the music before they try to walk to it 2. Rhythmic Entrainment: teaching them to follow a rhythm 3. Timing Cue: using the beat of the music to help them time their music 4. Distraction from Fatigue or Discomfort: auditory stimuli helps them to take their mind off of pain and focus more on the music and the task they are completing Music Therapy with physical deficits I. Movement to Music and Movement brought Music
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