Journal articles

2011

Aldridge, D. (2011). Song as life is ending. Journal of Holistic Health Care, 8, 1, 41-44.


Eberhard-Kaechele, M. & Aldridge, D. (2011) das Spezifische der Künstlerischen Therapien: Anregungen für eine Theoriebildung aus der Tanztherapie. Musiktherapeutische Umschau, 32,3, 193-205.

2010

Aldridge, D. and Fernandez-Carvajal, I. A pilot study of music therapy in the treatment of childen with developmental delay. European Journal of Human Genetics, 18, Suppl. 1, 396.

von Moreau, D., Ellgring, H., Goth, K., Poutska, F. and Aldridge, D. Psychometric results of the Music Therapy Scale (MAKS) for measuring expression and communication. Music and Medicine, 2, 1, 41-47.

Lopez, B., Alonso, M., Blanco, A., Aldridge, D. and Fernandez-Carvajal, I. Evaluation of FMR1 grey alleles stability and its risk of expansion upon transmission. Molecular Syndromology, 1, 154.

2009

Loewy, J. V. and Aldridge, D.. Music & Medicine: Debating Evidence-Based Strategies and Outcomes. Music and Medicine, 1, 2, 81-85.

Loewy, J. and Aldridge, D. Prelude to Music and Medicine. Music and Medicine, 1, 1, 5-8.

2007

Aldridge, D. (Qualitative methods in CAM research. In J. Adams (ed), Researching Complementary and Alternative Medicine (pp. 3-18). New York: Routledge.

Aldridge, D.. Living as jazz. Journal of Holistic Healthcare, 4, 2, 28-31.

Aldridge, D. My Top Ten. Geriatrie Journal, 2, 37-39.

Aldridge, D. Der Atem in der Heilung. Lebendiges Zeugnis, 62, 129-144.

Aldridge, D. Essen mit Musik. pflegen:Demenz, 2, 26-29.

Aldridge, D. (Spirituality, Hope, and Music Therapy in Palliative Care. In I. Serlin (ed), Whole Person Healthcare, The Arts and Health (Vol. 3, pp. 189-200). London: Praeger.

Kern, P., Wakeford, L. and Aldridge, D. Improving the performance of a young child with autism during self-care tasks using embedded song interventions: A case study. Music Therapy Perspectives, 25, 1, 43-51.

2006

Jungblut, M., Gerhard, H. and Aldridge, D. Die Wirkung einer spezifischen musiktherapeutischen Behandlung auf die sprachlichen Leistungen eines chronisch kranken Globalaphasikers – eine Falldarstellung. Neurologie & Rehabilitation, 12, 6, 339-347.

Kern, P., Wolery, M. and Aldridge, D. Use of Songs to Promote Independence in Morning Greeting Routines For Young Children With Autism. J Autism Dev Disord, 37, 7, 1264-1271.

Kern, P. and Aldridge, D. Using embedded music therapy interventions to support outdoor play of young children with autism in an inclusive community-based child care program. Journal of Music Therapy, 43, 4, 270-294.

2005

Aldridge, D. (2005). Spirituality and medicine: complementary perspectives. Spirituality and Health International, 6(2), 71-80.

Aldridge, D. (2005). Vielleicht werde ich einfach nur alt. Musiktherapeutische Umschau, 26(2), 151-55.

Aldridge, D., Schmid, W., Kaeder, M., Schmidt, C. and Ostermann, T. (2005) Functionality or aesthetics? A pilot study of music therapy in the treatment of multiple sclerosis patients. Complementary Therapies in Medicine 13, 25-33.

Kunzmann, B., Aldridge, D., Gruber, H., Hamberger, C., & Wichelhaus, B. (2005). Gestzlicher Rahmen des Fallpauschalengestzes - Qualitätssicherung und Erfassung psychosozialer Leistungen. Initiativen und Entwicklungen für die Künstlersichen Therapien. Musik-, Tanz- und Kunsttherapie, 16(2), 87-94.

Kunzmann, B., Aldridge, D., Gruber, H., Hamberger, C., & Wichelhaus, B. (2005). Künstlerische Therapien: Zusammenstellungen von Studien zu Künstlerischen Therapien in der Onkologie und Geriatrie. Musik-,Tanz- und Kunsttherapie, 16(2), 77-86.

Kusatz, M., Ostermann, T., & Aldridge, D.  Auditive Stimulation Therapy AST as an intervention in subacute and chronic tinnitus. International Tinnitus Journal, 11(2), 163-69.

Ridder, H.-M., & Aldridge, D. (2005). Individual music therapy with persons with frontotemporal dementia: Singing dialogue. Nordic Journal of Music Therapy, 14(2), 91-106.

Schmid, W., Aldridge, D., Kaeder, M., & Ostermann, T. (2005). Funktionalität und Ästhetik - eine Pilotstudie zur Musiktherapie in der Behandlung Multipler Sklerose. Neurologie & Rehabilitation, 11(3), 131-25.

2004

Aldridge, D. (2004). Nah an der Praxis bleiben: Welche Art von Evidenz - für wen, durch wen? Musiktherapeutische Umschau, 25(3), 233-40.

Aldridge, D. (2004). Musiktherapie in der Behandlung von Demenz. Geriatrie Journal, 4, 24-27.

Aldridge, D. (2004). The reflective practitioner in a community of enquiry: case study designs. Journal of Holistic Healthcare, 1(2), 19-23.

Gilbertson, S. K. & Aldridge, D. (2004). The Australian Journal of Music Therapy and the Music Therapy World Journal Index: The first full text music therapy journal database. Australian Journal of Music Therapy, 15, 76-83.

Jungblut, M. & Aldridge, D. (2004). Musik als Brücke zur Sprache - die musiktherapeutische Behandlungsmethode SIPARI bei Langzeitaphasikern. Neurologie & Rehabilitation, 10(2), 69-78.

Schmid, W. & Aldridge, D. (2004). Active music therapy in the treatment of multiple sclerosis patients: a

matched control study. Journal of Music Therapy, 41(3), 225-40.

2003

Aldridge, D. 2003 Music therapy references related to cancer and palliative care. British Journal of Music Therapy, 17,1, 17-25.

Friedrichs, E.., Pfistner, B.. and Aldridge, D. (2003) Qigong Yangsheng-Übungen alk Begleittherapie bei Migräne und Spannungskopfschmerzen - Ergebnisse einer mutizentrischen prospektiven Pilotstudie. Deutsche Zeitschrift für Akupunktur 46, 4, 6-17.

Gilbertson, S.K.. and Aldridge, D. (2003) Searching PubMed/MEDLINE, Ingenta, and the Music Therapy World Journal Index for articles  published in the Journal of Music Therapy. Journal of Music Therapy XL, 4, 324-344.

Schmid, W., Aldridge, D., Kaeder, M., Schmidt, C., and Ostermann, T. 2003 Gesundheit und kreativer prozess – eine Pilotstudie zur musiktherapeutischen Betreuung von MS-Patienten. Pflegemagazin, 4,5, 14-23.

2002

Aldridge, D. 2002 Philosophical speculations on two therapeutic applications of breath. Subtle Energies & Energy Medicine 12,2, 107-124.

2001

Aldridge, D. 2001 Prayer and spiritual healing in medical settings. The International Journal of Healing and Care – Online 1, 1.

Ritter, C. and Aldridge, D. 2001 Qigong Yangsheng in der Anwendung bei essentieller Hypertonie im Vergleich mit einer westlichen Muskelentspannungstherapie. Chinesische Medizin 1,16, 48-63.

2000

Aldridge, D. 2000 Guidelines for clinical research in complementary medicine. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 6,3,245-252.

1999

Aldridge, D. 1999 Personal opinion. Developing a community of inquiry. Nordic Journal of Music Therapy 8,1, 25-35.

Aldridge, D. 1999 The challenge of creativity. Contact 129,1-2, 3-11.

1998

Aldridge, D. 1998 A social scientist reflects on 15 years of research in complementary medicine. Complementary Therapies in Medicine 6, 147-151.

Aldridge, D. 1998 Music therapy and the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Clinical Gerontopsychology 4,1, 17-30.

Aldridge, D. 1998 Hope, meaning and music therapy in the treatment of life threatening illness. Cancer Prevention International 3,279-286.

Aldridge, D. 1998 Spirituality, healing and medicine. Cancer Prevention International 3,287-295.

Aldridge, D. 1998 Life as jazz: hope, meaning and music therapy in the treatment of life-threatening illness. Advances in Mind-Body Medicine 14, 271-282.

Reuther, I. and Aldridge, D. 1998 Qigong Yangsheng as a complementary therapy in the management of asthma: A single case approach. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary medicine 4,2,173-183.

1997

Aldridge, D. 1997 Women and suicidal behaviour in the context of a psychiatric hospital ward. Curare special issue 11/Women & Health, 207-215.

1996

Aldridge,D. 1996 Towards the development of a research culture in music therapy. Music Therapy International Report, 10, 12-15.

Aldridge,D. 1996 The body, its politics, posture and poetics. The Arts  in Psychotherapy, 23(2): 105-112.

Aldridge, D. 1996 Music therapy and its implications for child development. Curare, 9:357-362.

Aldridge,D. 1996 Notes on “Becoming Healthy”: Lifestyle, Body and Identity. Advances, 12(1): 51-58.

Aldridge, D. 1996 Auf dem Weg zur Entwicklung einer europäischen Wissenschafts- und Forschungskultur für  Musiktherapie. Developing a European scientific and research culture for music therapy.  Musiktherapeutische Umschau, 17(1):6-16.

Aldridge, D. und Aldridge, G. 1996 A personal construct methodology for validating subjectivity in qualitative research. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 23(3): 225-236.

1995

Aldridge, D. 1995 Performed identity: The value of expressive arts in clinical research. The Journal of Contemporary Health, 3, 49-52.

Aldridge, D. 1995 Music Therapy and the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. Clinical Gerontologist, 16(1): 41-57.

Aldridge, D. 1995 Spirituality, hope and music therapy in palliative care. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 22(2): 103-109.

Aldridge, D. 1995 De la Musique en tant que Thérapie de la Maladie d’Alzheimer. Alzheimer Actualities, 99:6-11.

Aldridge, D., Gustorff, D. and Neugebauer, L. 1995 A preliminary study of creative music therapy in the treatment of children with developmental delay. The Arts in Psychotherapy 22:189-205.

Aldridge, D., Gustorff, D. and Neugebauer, L. A pilot study of music therapy in the treatment of children with developmental delay. Complementary Therapies in Medicine 3:197-205.

Schnürer, C., Aldridge, D., Altmaier, M., Neugebauer, L., Kleinrath, U. and Steinke, U. 1995 Kreativität, Individualität - Wege in der AIDS-Therapie?, AIDS-FORSCHUNG (AIFO),10(1):15-35.

1994

Aldridge, D., Gustorff, D. and Neugebauer, L. 1994 Musiktherapie mit entwicklungsverzögerten Kindern. Musiktherapeutische Umschau, 15(4): 307-334.

Aldridge, D. 1994 Musiktherapie in der medizinischen Literatur (1893-1990). Musiktherapeutische Umschau 15(4): 285-306.

Aldridge, D. 1994 Single-case research designs for the creative arts therapist. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 21(5):333-342.

Aldridge, D. 1994 Alzheimer’s Disease: rhythm, timing  and music as therapy. Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy, 48(7), 275-281.

Aldridge, D. 1994 An overview of music  therapy research, Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 15(2):109-134.

Aldridge, D. 1994  Die Rolle der kreativen Kunsttherapien in der Behandlung von AIDS, Musiktherapeutische Umschau, 15(2):109-134.

Aldridge, D. 1994 Unconventional medicine in Europe, Advances , 10 (1):52-60.

Aldridge, D. 1994 The State’s Responsibility and the Challenge of Alternative Medical Realities. Advances , 10(3):72-75.

Aldridge, D. 1994 Musiktherapie in der medizinischen Literatur (1893-1990). Musiktherapeutische Umschau 15(4): 285-306.

1993

Aldridge, D. 1993 Is there evidence for spiritual healing. Advances 9(4): 4-21,82-85.

Aldridge, D. 1993 The music of the body: Music therapy in medical settings. Advances 9(1): 17-35.

Aldridge, D. 1993 Clinical considerations in medical research. Journal of Chemotherapy, 5(S1), 551-552.

Aldridge, D. 1993 Music and Alzheimer’s disease - assessment and therapy: a discussion paper. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 86: 93-95.

Aldridge, D. 1993 Hope, meaning and the creative arts therapies in the treatment of AIDS.The Arts in Psychotherapy   20:285-297.

Aldridge, D. 1993 Artists or psycho-therapists. The Arts in Psychotherapy   20:199-200.

Aldridge, D. 1993 Music therapy research I. A review of the medical research literature within a general context of music therapy research. The Arts in Psychotherapy 20:11-35.

Aldridge, D. 1993 Music therapy II. Research methods suitable for music therapy. The Arts in Psychotherapy  20: 117-131.

1992

Aldridge, D. 1992 The needs of individual patients in clinical research. Advances, 8(4): 58-65.

Aldridge, D. 1992 Suicidal behaviour: a continuing cause for concern. British Journal of General Practice, 42: 482-485.

Aldridge, D. 1992 Of ethics and education: strategies for curriculum development. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 85: 594-597.

Aldridge, D. 1992 Catching a cold is your own fault. Complementary Medical Research, 6(3):128-133.

Aldridge, D. 1992 An introduction to data management. Complementary Medical Research, 6(2): 83-89.

Aldridge, D. 1992 An ecosystemic research paradigm I. Complementary Medical Research, 6(1):25-35.

Aldridge, D. 1992 An ecosystemic research paradigm II. Complementary Medical Research, 6(1):36-45.

Aldridge, D. 1992 Physiologische Veränderungen, Kommunikation und improvisierte Musik. Musiktherapeutische Umschau 13(3): 174-186.

Aldridge, D. and Aldridge, G. 1992 Two epistemologies: music therapy and medicine in the treatment of dementia. The Arts in Psychotherapy  19: 243-255.

1991

Aldridge, D. 1991 Healing and medicine. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 84, 516-518.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Spirituality, healing and medicine. Journal of British General Practices, 41: 425-427.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Aesthetics and the individual in the practice of medical research: a discussion paper. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 84: 147-50.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Single case research designs for the clinician. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 84, 249-252.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Die Musik und das Selbst: Eine phänomenologische Studie. Musiktherapeutische Umschau 12(2): 97-109.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Rhythmus in Rahmen der Musiktherapie, Perspektiven, 27: 21-52.

Aldridge, D. 1991 From out of the silence. Complementary Medical Research, 5(1): 17-22.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Single case designs: an extended bibliography. Complementary Medical Research, 5(2): 99-109.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Meaning and expression: the pursuit of the aesthetics in research. Holistic Medicine, 5: 177-186.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Creativity and consciousness: music therapy in intensive care. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 18, 359-362.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Physiological change, communication and the playing of improvised music. Arts in Psychotherapy, 18 , 59-64.

Aldridge, D. 1991 Music therapy in intensive care. Intensive and Critical Care Digest, March  10(1): 10-11.

Aldridge, D. and Brandt, G. 1991 Music therapy and inflammatory bowel disease. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 18, 113-121.

Aldridge, D. and Brandt, G. 1991 Music therapy and Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of British Music Therapy, 5(2), 28-63.

Brandt, G., Wohler, D. and Aldridge, D. 1991 Working together: a comparative study of creative music therapy and art therapy. Journal of British Music Therapy, 5(1): 14-21.

1990

Aldridge, D. 1990 Making and taking health care decisions. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 83 , 720-723.

Aldridge, D. 1990 The delivery of health care alternatives. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 83 , 179-182.

Aldridge, D. 1990 Pluralism of practice in West Germany. Complementary Medical Research, 4 , 14-15.

Aldridge, D. 1990 Complementary medicine in Europe: some national perspectives. Complementary Medical Research, 4 , 1-3.

Aldridge, D. 1990  Unkonventionelle Medizin und Gesundheitsversorgung in Europa. Natura Med ,5: 388-394.

Aldridge, D. 1990 The development of a research strategy for music therapists in a hospital setting. Arts in Psychotherapy, 17 , 231-237.

Aldridge, D. 1990  Aus der Stille heraus. Perspektiven, 20:64-70 .

Aldridge, D. 1990 An introduction to word-processing as a research tool. Complementary Medical Research,4(3) :46-55.

Aldridge, D. Brandt, G., and Wohler, D. 1990 Towards a common language in the arts therapies. The Arts in Psychotherapy, 17;  189-195.

Aldridge, D., Gustorff, G. and Hannich, H-J. (Editorial) 1990 "Where am I?" Music therapy applied to coma patients. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 83,  345-346.

1989

Aldridge, D. 1989 Europe looks at complementary medicine. BMJ, 299 , 1121-1122.

Aldridge, D. 1989  A guide to preparing a research application. Complementary Medical Research, 3, 31-37.

Aldridge, D. 1989 Intractable pain: a spectrum of hypnotherapeutic interventions. Journal of Neuroscience, 45 , 161.

Aldridge, D. 1989  Music as identity. Journal of Neuroscience, 45 , 162.

Aldridge, D. 1989  Music, communication and medicine. Royal Society of Medicine, 82 , 743-746.

Aldridge, D. 1989  A phenomenological comparison of the organization of music and the self. Arts in Psychotherapy, 16 , 91-97.

Aldridge, D. 1989 Research strategies in a hospital setting. Complementary Medical Research, 3 (2), 20-24.

Neugebauer, L., Gustorff, D., Matthiessen, P. and Aldridge, D.  1989 Künstlerin an der eigenen Biographie. Musiktherapeutische Umschau, 10 (3), 234-242.

1988

Aldridge, D. 1988  Families, cancer and dying. Journal of the Institute of Religion and Medicine, 3 , 312-322.

Aldridge, D. 1988 Goal setting: the patient’s assessment of outcome and recognition of therapeutic change. Complementary Medical Research, 3 , 89-97.

Aldridge, D. 1988  Holistic research in a hospital setting. Holistic Health, 18 , 9-10.

Aldridge, D. 1988 The personal implications of change. Journal of the Institute of Religion and Medicine, 3 , 310-312.

Aldridge, D. 1988 The single case in clinical research. Proceedings of the Fourth Music Therapy Research Conference. City University, London.

Aldridge, D. 1988 Single case research designs. Complementary Medical Research, 3 , 37-46.

Aldridge, D. 1988 Treating self-mutilatory behavior: a social strategy. Family  Systems Medicine, 6 (1), 5-19.

Aldridge, D. and Verney, R. 1988 Creative music therapy in a hospital setting. British Journal of Music Therapy, 2 , 14-17.

Dallos, D. and Aldridge, D. 1988 Choice of pathology and systems of construing. Journal of Systemic and Strategic Therapies, 7 , 27-41.

Prance, S., Desser, A., Wood, C., Fleming, J., Aldridge, D. and Pietroni, P. 1988 Research on traditional Chinese acupuncture - science or myth. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 81 , 588-590.

1987

Aldridge, D. 1987 A community approach to cancer in families. Journal of Maternal and Child Health, 12 , 182-185.

Aldridge, D. 1987 Families, cancer and dying. Family Practice, 4 , 212-218.

Aldridge, D. 1987 A team approach to terminal care: personal implications for patients and practitioners. Journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners, 37 , 364.

Aldridge, D. and Pietroni, P. 1987 The clinical assessment of acupuncture for asthma therapy. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 80 , 222-224.

Aldridge, D. and Pietroni, P. 1987 Research trials in general practice: towards a focus on clinical practice. Family Practice, 4 , 311-315.

Dallos, R. and Aldridge, D. 1987 Handing it on: family constructs, symptoms and choice. Journal of Family Therapy, 9 , 39-58.

Pietroni, P. and Aldridge, D. 1987 Summary of discussion on BMA report. Holistic Medicine, 2 , 95-102.

1986

Aldridge, D. 1986 Licence to heal. Crucible,  (April-June), 58-66.

Aldridge, D. and Dallos, R. 1986 Distinguishing families where suicidal behaviour is present from families where suicidal behaviour is absent. Journal of Family Therapy, 8 , 243-252.

Dallos, R. and Aldridge, D. 1986 Change: how do we recognise it? Journal of Family Therapy, 8 , 45-59.

1985

Aldridge, D. and Rossiter, J. 1985 Difficult patients, intractable symptoms and spontaneous recovery. Journal of Systemic and Strategic Therapies, 4 (3), 66-76.

Aldridge, D. 1985 Children in distress. Crucible,  (April-June), 67-76.

1984

Aldridge, D. 1984 Suicidal behaviour and family interaction. Journal of Family Therapy, 6 , 309-322.

Aldridge, D. and Rossiter, J. 1984 A strategic assessment of deliberate self harm. Journal of Family Therapy, 6 , 119-132.

1983

Aldridge, D. and Rossiter, J. 1983 A strategic approach to suicidal behaviour. Journal of Systemic and Strategic Therapies, 2 (4), 49-62.

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