Music Awakens Dementia Patients

Music Awakens Dementia Patients

Even those who didn’t talk, came alive when hearing these melodies. Listening to their voices, seeing their hands clap and feet tapping definitely put a smile on my face. One gentleman in a wheelchair was dancing with the activities assistant. How and Why does music have this effect? Music triggers cognitive functions such as: thinking,… Continue Reading

Meet Henry a dementia patient

Meet Henry a dementia patient

who loves music He 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. Sometimes we need to see it with our own eyes before grasping how amazing it is. He not only feels the beat he.… Continue Reading