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Music therapy's positive effects on young cancer patients' coping skills, social integration

A new study has found that adolescents and young adults undergoing cancer treatment gain coping skills and resilience-related outcomes when they participate in a therapeutic music process that includes writing song lyrics and producing videos. The findings indicate that such music therapy interventions can provide essential psychosocial support to help young patients positively adjust to cancer.
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