Caregiving Experiential Learning Lab Music Paired Session Practice

LearningLab.D.5 | Maximizing Resources and Impact With Music Programs in Elder Caregiving


Newseum - Knight 709.1 September 26, 2016 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Kat Fulton
Rachelle Norman

Learn sustainable, cost-effective, and high impact models for implementing research-based music programs in senior living communities, hospices, and home care agencies. Discuss how to develop efficient music programs for older adults in other elder-care organizations.

Presentation Outcomes

  • Participants will understand the foundational theory and research of music’s positive impact on older adults.
  • Participants will discover three program models delivering creative aging and personalized care.
  • Participants will engage in dialogue with music and aging experts to determine their next actions in developing effective and sustainable music programs in their communities.
  • Participants will learn best practices for developing interdisciplinary collaborations with musicians, music therapists, and community members.

For Presentation Team Planning: As this is a performance space, this session DOES NOT have PowerPoint capacity.