The fully updated MAGENT Survey is an important part of an assessment battery for any music therapist working with older adults. Experienced clinicians, students, and interns will find the revised format and manual useful. In particular, educators and students will find the downloadable forms helpful for understanding the assessment process in skilled nursing settings.
Roberta Adler has worked for many years on identifying the areas where music therapy can address specific health care goals and be documented in a way that enhances the importance of the music therapist as part of the care team. She has provided a much needed guide and tool kit. and it is highly recommended for all music therapists working in geriatric care.