Music and memory

A worthy initiative:
“Coming to terms with dementia, aging, and illness can be a complicated task. To help we’ve compiled a section on research, including the results we’ve encountered with a variety of resident types who have seen success in our therapeutic music initiative.”

read more http://www.musicandmemory.org/

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One Reply to “Music and memory”

  1. Reblogged this on moreStories. moreSmiles. moreSharing. and commented:

    Two years ago we blogged about an amazing initiative called Music and Memory (below). Today we were able to donate to this amazing charity through Alzheimer Society. Music & Memory’s work is rooted in extensive neuroscience research. The results can be nothing short of miraculous.
    Meet Henry, who suffered from dementia for a decade and barely said a word to anyone—until Music & Memory set up an iPod program at his nursing home:

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