Music Therapy Has Many Benefits

(Tip # 8)
Contributed By: Natalie Rodriguez, MSW, MT-BC
Music Therapy Has Many Benefits

Yes, it is entertaining...and so much more. I use music in a therapeutic way for beneficial gain. Goals and objectives are set for each senior client to meet their personal needs. The main focus is on four areas - cognition, gross motor skills (using large muscles), social-emotional skills, and speech and language. By incorporating as many senses as possible, I stimulate memories that naturally evoke emotions, stories and histories. (Watch our video for more details.) #caregivertip

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