Music Therapy for Older Adults
Music therapy groups & individual sessions are offered in a variety of settings including: adult care centers, assisted living facilities, memory care units, board & care homes, and more.
Music Therapy Benefits
Reduces isolation, stress & anxiety
Positive emotional outlet
Promotes cognitive stimulation
Engages movement & relaxation
Validates life story & memories
Provides spiritual & emotional support
Improves overall quality of life
A non-invasive yet powerful form of therapy that engages lifelong connections to music
A Research Based Therapy
Music has been found to be a powerful force in maintaining quality of life and supporting a variety of abilities throughout the aging process.
Through specialized training of music & the brain, music therapists can be valuable assets in maintaining quality of life for older adults.
Extensive research has proven that older adults, including those with early onset or advanced Dementia and Alzheimer's, can greatly benefit from music therapy!
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