Research

Research

Amee’s recent publications (last 5 years)

Books

Baird A, Tamplin J & Garrido S (Editors) (2019). Music and Dementia: From Cognition to Therapy.Oxford University Press.

Baird A. (2019). Sex in the Brain. NewSouth Publishing & Columbia University Press (2020).

 

Book Chapters

Baird A & Thompson W. (2019). Preserved musical instrument playing in dementia: a unique form of access to memory and the self. In Baird A, Tamplin J & Garrido S (Editors). Music and Dementia: From Cognition to Therapy, Oxford University Press.

Baird A (2020). Music evoked autobiographical memories. In K Olsen & W Thompson (Eds). The Science and Psychology of Music: From Mozart at the Office to Metallica at the Gym. California, USA: ABC CLIO.

Baird A. & Samson S. (2015). Music and dementia. In E. Altenmüller, F. Boller & S. Finger (Ed.), Music, Neurology, and Neuroscience: History and Modern Perspectives. Progress in Brain Research Series London, UK: Elsevier.

Baird A. (2014). Dementia. In W.F. Thompson (Ed.), Music in the Social and Behavioral Sciences (pp. 327-330). New York, USA: Sage Publications, Inc.

 

Journal articles

Baird A, Schier, E. & Kennett J. Homicide and Dementia: An investigation of legal, ethical, and clinical factors of Australian legal cases, International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 7,  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijlp.2020.101578

Brancatisano O, Baird A. Thompson W. (2020). Why is Music Therapeutic for Neurological Disorders? The Therapeutic Music Capacities Model. Neuroscience and Biobehavioural Reviews, 112, doi 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2020.02.008

Baird A, Brancatisano O, Gelding R & Thompson W. (2020). Music evoked autobiographical memories in people with Behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia. Memory, doi.org/10.1080/09658211.2020.1713379

Baird A, Harris CB, Harris SA, Sutton S, Miller L & Barnier AJ. (2020). Does collaboration with an intimate partner support memory performance? An exploratory case series of people with epilepsy or acquired brain injury. Neurorehabilitation, 45, 385-400.

Brancatisano O, Baird A. Thompson W. (2019). A Music, Mind and Movement Program for People with Dementia: Initial Evidence of Improving Cognition. Frontiers in Psychology – Performance Science, 10, 1435.

Harris C., Baird A & Thompson W. (2019). “They’re Playing Our Song”: Couple-defining songs in intimate relationships. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 1-17.

Baird A. (2019). A reflection on the complexity of the self in severe dementia. Cogent Psychology, 6, 1574055.

Baird A, Brancatisano O, Gelding R & Thompson W. (2018). Characterisation of music and photo evoked autobiographical memories in people with Alzheimer’s Dementia. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 66, 693-706.

Baird A & Thompson W. (2018). When music replaces language: A case study of severe aphasia in dementia and the use of music by a spousal caregiver. Aphasiology: Special Issue on Music and Aphasia, published online 10th May 2018

Baird A & Robinson G. (2018). Novel cognitive insights from a patient with bithalamic damage. Neurocase, 24(1), 76-81.

Baird A & Thompson W. (2018). The impact of music on the self in dementia. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 61(3), 827-841.

Baird A, Abell R, Thompson W, Bullott N, Haertsch M & Chalmers K. (2018). Group singing enhances positive affect in people with Parkinson’s Disease. Music & Medicine, 10(1), 13-17.

Baird A, Umbach H. & Thompson W. A non-musician with severe Alzheimer’s Dementia learns a new song. (2017). Neurocase, 23, 36-40.

Abell, R., Baird A & Chalmers K. (2017). Group singing and Health related Quality of Life in Parkinson’s Disease. Health Psychology, 36, 55-64.

Baird A, Samson S, Miller L & Chalmers K (2017). Does music training facilitate the mnemonic effect of song? An exploration of musicians and non-musicians with and without Alzheimer’s Dementia. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 39, 9-21.