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Music Education and Therapy for Children and Young People with Cognitive Impairments: Reporting on a Decade of Research

Adam Ockelford and Kyproulla Markou

in Music, Health, and Wellbeing

Published in print February 2012 | ISBN: 9780199586974
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191738357 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586974.003.0026
Music Education and Therapy for Children and Young People with Cognitive Impairments: Reporting on a Decade of Research

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This chapter reviews research on music education and therapy for children and young people with severe or profound cognitive impairments. It considers the findings of the PROMISE research project, which was set up to investigate what music provision was being made for children and young people with learning difficulties in special schools in England.

Keywords: music education; music therapy; children; young people; cognitive impairment; PROMISE

Chapter.  8907 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis

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