* A pilot randomised controlled trial found that TRM was effective in helping families reduce conflict and improve their relationships. Results were published in Child Abuse and Neglect in 2018, and in the Nordic Journal of Music Therapy

* A summary of the research about the importance of assessing and working with the nonverbal aspects of parent-child interaction can be found at

** A detailed description of the principles, structure and content of Tuning Relationships with Music® can be found at

** Dr Colegrove’s PhD thesis, which gives further detail about the theory and research relevant to TRM, and about the pilot study, can be downloaded at

* These articles are available to be purchased from the relevant academic journal via the links provided.
However, they also comprise chapters of Dr Colegrove’s thesis which can be downloaded free of charge via Minerva (link above).

** Open access