Music therapy: Developments in mental handicap. Special Issue: Music therapy
Journal/Book: Psychology of Music. 1987; 16: 42-51.
Abstract: Describes positive peer culture (PPC), a group-oriented treatment modality used in the rehabilitation of delinquent youth. The basic tenets of PPC are highlighted, and the role of both group and 1-on-1 music therapy within a PPC program is discussed. A list of questions that the therapist can ask to aid the goal-setting process is included.
Note: positive peer culture program & role of music therapy; rehabilitation; delinquent youth
Keyword(s): Music therapy; group counseling; juvenile delinquents; peer relations; rehabilitation