Can Sad Music Be Used as a Therapeutic Tool?

By |2017-04-19T13:28:54+00:00April 19th, 2017|

It is thought that most people do not actively seek out sadness. Our assumption is that we have an innate drive strive for happiness and seek to minimise sad emotions. However, this is not always the case. Also, it certainly doesn’t explain the popularity of melancholy music. What psychological mechanisms are at play during the [...]