How do different aspects of music affect different parts of the brain?
The Amygdala: (two almond shaped groups of nuclei located within the temporal lobes). Responsible for
emotional processing and reactions.
Listening to minor, dissonant,
Stress Reduction Studies with Bonny GIM in Overworked Adults
What causes stress?
The catabolic hormone cortisol causes the stress response, which is regulated by the hypothalamicpituitary-adrenal axis. Therefore, chronic stress is caused by elevated corti
Utilizing Rhythm-Based Strategies to Enhance Self-Expression and Participation in
Students with Emotional and Behavioral Issues
Sherry Ross, Music Therapy Perspectives
Rhythm is ingrained within all of us, even in the most biological ways. Our