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Music Therapy Course

9 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Accredited Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What will you learn?

Whether you are interested in music therapy services yourself or know someone who is planning to visit a music therapist and want to understand what is involved then this course is a great platform to build your knowledge.

This fascinating course begins by giving an in-depth explanation of what music therapy is, what music therapists do and how they do it. This also includes how it is used, and who and what it can help people with (such as aiding those with depression, anxiety, dementia,...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1 What is Music Therapy?
  • Part 1: What Does Music Therapy Mean?
  • Part 2: Listening Exercise
  • Part 3: A Short History of Music Therapy
  • Part 4: What is Music Therapy Used for Today?
  • Part 5: What You Will Learn in This Course?
  • Part 6: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2 Models of and Approaches to Music Therapy
  • Part 1: 1-2-1 Music Therapy
  • Part 2: Kinds of Music Therapy
  • Part 3: Contemporary Frameworks of Music Therapy
  • Part 4: What Kind of Music can be used for Therapy?
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3 Some Interventions for Music Therapy
  • Part 1: Music Does Not Have to Be Rigid
  • Part 2: What to Do When Clients Don’t Respond
  • Part 3: Song Writing and Methods
  • Part 4: How to Know That Song Writing Is Working with Your Clients?
  • Part 5: Improvisation
  • Part 6: Music Therapy Group Improvisations
  • Part 7: Why Improvisation?
  • Part 8: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4 Music Therapy for Mental Health
  • Part 1: Why is Music Therapy a Good Idea?
  • Part 2: What kinds of mental health issues can be treated?
  • Part 3: Other Behavioural Issues
  • Part 4: Music Therapy for Behavioural Issues
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5 Music Therapy for Children with Autism
  • Part 1: An Overview of Autism
  • Part 2: How to Use Music Therapy for Patients with Autism
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6 Research in Music Therapy
  • Part 1: Why Is Research in this Area Important?
  • Part 2: Some Outstanding Research
  • Part 3: Future of Music Therapy
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7 Music Therapy and General Medicine
  • Part 1: Music Therapy for Pain Relief
  • Part 2: Success Stories for Pain Relief
  • Part 3: Existing Research
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8 Real Life Experiences and Cases
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Music Therapy for People with Learning Disabilities
  • Part 3: Music Therapy for Dementia
  • Part 4: Music Therapy and Neuro-Disability
  • Part 5: Music Therapy for people on the Autism Spectrum
  • Part 6: Summary
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9: Course Overview
  • Part 1: What We Learnt
  • Part 2: Next Steps

Who would benefit from the course?

This course is ideal for those who are interested in a career in music therapy but are unsure whether to commit their time and finances to a full Music Therapist Qualification. It will be of particular interest to musicians considering music therapy as a full-time career or as an addition to other commitments. Therapists, psychologists, teachers, counsellors, coaches, carers, nurses, and social workers will all benefit from what the course offers, providing they have a background in music.

The Music Therapy Course is also a useful source of information for those who are planning to see a music therapist, or knows someone who does, and would like to understand more about it.

Accreditations

The Music Therapy Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is registered with the CMA (Complementary Medical Association), which is internationally recognised as the elite force in professional, ethical complementary medicine by professional practitioners, doctors and, increasingly, by the general public. Upon completion of the course you can gain membership to the CMA, which in addition to supplying a professional accreditation, offers a number of benefits, all of which can be found here.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.

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