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"Music has been a longstanding part of enrichment activity, particularly in care settings like nursing homes. But learn how a music therapy program takes this activity to the next level, especially for those with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia diagnoses with special guest Kristyn Beeman, MT-BC, CDP from WB Music Therapy."...
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"Close your eyes and try humming your favorite song. Perhaps it’s a song from your wedding day or a children’s tune learned on Grandma’s lap. Is it a hymn? A piano sonata? A classic love song from a special high school dance? Music surely evokes powerful memories but its power reaches far beyond nostalgia – music heals. A growing body of medical research asserts that music therapy improves quality of life and can decrease pain perception, reduce the use of opioid painkillers, restore lost speech, reduce agitation, and more."...
Music therapy takes off in Central Pa.
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WBMT hosts an annual Music Gathering for music therapy clients to demonstrate learned skills and achievements in music therapy. This is a fun, family-friendly event that people look forward to each year. View some photos from past Music Gatherings.