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Inspired Life Mastermind

Inspired Life Mastermind

Published: January 14, 2017

What a privilege and honor to be an “Inspired Life Mastermind” member … one of the 12 women of faith to learn how to serve God more through his gifts he has given us to serve others. Thank you Michele and Joy for an remarkable experience in setting the tone for our group to help […]

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Older Adults Living with Dementia Enjoying the Snow

Older Adults Living with Dementia Enjoying the Snow

Published: January 11, 2017

What are our wonderful older adults living with dementia enjoying the snow?? Throughout this snowy week, we enjoyed an energizing,stimulating and engaging music making therapy sessions by Ringing in the New Year to a modified version of “Row, Row, Row Your Boat” with Jingle Bells. We also sang “Sleigh Ride and shook bells to Carol […]

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Health Beat Newsletter JANUARY 2017

Published: January 2, 2017

Health Beat Newsletter JANUARY 2017

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Virtual Dementia Tour” at Commonwealth Senior Living Williamsburg

Published: December 22, 2016

“Walking in the shoes” of a person living with brain change through my recent “Virtual Dementia Tour” at Commonwealth Senior Living Williamsburg will always be remember and cherished as we continue to engage and connect with individuals with dementia through music. it was an honor to be interview by Heather Bridges, Virginia Gazette reporter, of […]

Posted In: Dementia, Music Therapy
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12 Days of Christmas Music Activity

12 Days of Christmas Music Activity

Published: December 20, 2016

Looking for a fun and rhythmic activity to facilitate with older adults? Throughout this week, our seniors enjoyed a predictable, stimulating and festive music making experience to a modified version of “12 Days of Christmas” on sound shape drums. On the 6th day of Christmas, our seniors tapped today … 6 drum beats (XXXXXX), 5 […]

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New Year, New “Ah-Ah” moment…Virtual Dementia Tour

Published: December 20, 2016

by Becky Watson, MBA, MT-BC, Owner, Music for Wellness, LLC “Walking in the shoes” of a person living with brain change through my recent “Virtual Dementia Tour” at Commonwealth Senior Living Williamsburg will always be remember and cherished as we continue to engage and connect with individuals with dementia through music.   Ms. P.K. Beville, M.S. […]

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a dementia support group meeting at St Timothy Lutheran Church

A Dementia Support Group Meeting at St. Timothy Lutheran Church, Norfolk, VA

Published: December 9, 2016

Thank you Ellen Greene for allowing me to facilitate a dementia support group meeting at St. Timothy Lutheran Church, Norfolk, VA for care partners living with dementia. We discussed “Celebrating the Holidays” from Teepa Snow’s Positive Approach to Care philosophy using a “mug, a glass of clear water and a glass of mucky water” as […]

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An Inspirational Holiday Theme

An Inspirational Holiday Theme

Published: December 7, 2016

“O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree, How lovely are your branches” was the inspirational Holiday theme that engaged, empowered and energized the wonderful active older adults living with dementia. Our session began with a deep breathing wellness exercise to a flowing and beautiful instrumental recording of “We Three Kings.” Then various styles of jingle bells […]

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Health Beat Newsletter DECEMBER 2016

Published: November 27, 2016

Health Beat Newsletter DECEMBER 2016  

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AMTA 2016 Conference Veterans Day

Published: November 22, 2016

http://Music4Wellness.net Music for YOUR Wellness, Music for Wellness, LLC, 757-563-3488 Happy Veterans Day for our wonderful service member who protect our Freedom. It was an honor serve our country in the Navy for 25 years and now serving seniors living with dementia! This video is a personal invitation to be invigorated during an energizing presentation […]

Posted In: General
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Rhythmic Thanksgiving Feast Theme

Rhythmic Thanksgiving Feast Theme

Published: November 16, 2016

“For the Beauty of the Earth” was the Rhythmic Thanksgiving Feast theme that engaged, empowered and energized the wonderful active older adults living with dementia. Our session began with a deep breathing wellness exercise to a beautiful “Thanksgiving” Windham Hill recording. Then we residents moved, grooved, and tapped rhythm sticks to a modified lyrics of […]

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2016 National Music Therapy Conference Highlights

Published: November 12, 2016

Happy Veterans Day for our wonderful service member who protect our Freedom. It was an honor serve our country in the Navy for 25 years and now serving seniors living with dementia! This video is a personal invitation to be invigorated during an energizing presentation Interactive Intergenerational interventions for older adults living with dementia and […]

Posted In: Music Therapy
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A Colorful Autumn Season for the Senior Champions-1

A Colorful Autumn Season for the Senior Champions

Published: November 12, 2016

Oh Shine On, Shine on Harvest Moon is for a colorful autumn season for the Senior Champions in Williamsburg and surrounding area. Our wonderful active older adults were energized, empowered and engaged in a “autumn colors and moonlight” Theme music wellness session this week. We began with a wellness exercise with included guided deep  breathing […]

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Health Beat Newsletter NOVEMBER 2016

Published: October 31, 2016

Health Beat Newsletter NOVEMBER 2016

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Pumpkins Skeletons Witches Mummies and Ghosts-1

Pumpkins Skeletons Witches Mummies and Ghosts

Published: October 28, 2016

Pumpkins, Skeletons, Witches, Mummies and Ghosts were flying in the air during the Intergenerational Theme Music Therapy session between Children and Senior Champions at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Williamsburg. The senior champions were energized and stimulated by the youthful spirit of the pre-school children of Family Focus groups and to share their wisdom, energy, […]

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