ISBN: 9781909067035

Singing and mental health

Author(s):*Listed Alphabetically
Clift S, Morrison I

Year of Publication:

Canterbury Christ Church University

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Part of a series, this guide offers help and ideas for setting up and running a community singing group for people suffering with mental ill health (including clinical depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorders, psychological addictions, self-harming behaviour and psychosis). This guide provides an overview of the evidence (from case studies, research project and links to further resources) that group singing can be beneficial for mental health and wellbeing.

Main Focus: Mental Health

Context: Community

Participant Group: Specific Mental Health Condition

Art Forms: Music

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Morrison I., & Clift, S. (2012). Singing and mental health. Canterbury: Canterbury Christ Church University.