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?Music therapists around the world today are tapping into the knowledge of ancient Chinese scientists and musicians to bring pleasure and stress relief to people, but traditional Chinese medicine has completely turned a deaf ear to it,? says Shanghai-based U.S. sound therapist Geoffery Godfreed.
The type of musical therapy Godfreed is referring to is sound therapy. It?s a treatment that claims to restore patients to good health through fine-tuning the internal vibrations of the human body.
Imagine how you would feel if you were forced to flee from your home to a new country where you didn?t speak the language, understand the culture or know what your rights were.
What if you had no right to work, no right to send your children to school, lived in constant fear of arrest and were faced with crippling poverty?
This is reality for 16 million people worldwide and more than 2,000 (UNCHR Report, December 2010) urban refugees and asylum seekers in Thailand. It's something most who hail from the developed world may never have to face; but if the shoe was on the other foot, would you know who to turn to, or where to go for help?