MTY 351 : MUSIC THERAPY WITH EXCEPTIONAL INDIVIDUALS

This course will cover approaches to music therapy with children with developmental disabilities including autism, mental handicaps and learning disabilities. Clinical approaches congruent with those encountered in a special education setting will be the focus of this class, including music therapy assessment and treatment planning as part of the Individualized Education Plan (IEP), applied behavioral analysis and behavior modification techniques as well as data gathering and documentation. Offered in alternate years.

Prerequisites

MTY 253 or by permission of the instructor.

Overview

Program

Credits

3