Jeanette Tamplin

Senior Research Fellow, Music Therapy, University of Melbourne

Dr Jeanette Tamplin is a registered music therapist, researcher and lecturer specialising in neurorehabilitation for people who have sustained a traumatic brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury or other neurological disorder. She has worked clinically in the neurorehabilitation field for 20 years and also undertaken research in this area. Her clinical and research interests include the therapeutic effects of singing, speech and language rehabilitation, respiratory training, therapeutic songwriting, and coping and adjustment following traumatic injury or illness. Jeanette has published in international and interdisciplinary refereed journals and has contributed chapters to several edited books on music therapy, as well as co-authoring a text with Dr Felicity Baker: ‘Music Therapy Methods in Neurorehabilitation: A Clinician’s Manual’ in 2006 (Jessica Kingsley Publishers).


  • –present
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Music Therapy, University of Melbourne