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Remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr January 18 2016

Remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr January 18 2016

Published: January 19, 2016

In honor and remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, the Innovative Senior Champions were inspired to a moving and powerful MLK Music Therapy session. The session began with tapping rhythm sticks to the song “We Shall Overcome” and inserting new verses: “Walking Hand in Hand in Peace, We Shall Love Each Other, Black and […]

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The Power of Rhythm with the Hampton Roads Holistic Nurses Network-HRHNN

Published: January 17, 2016

It was an honor to facilitate the power of Rhythm with the Hampton Roads Holistic Nurses Network-HRHNN to Discover and Connect their Personal Rhythm for self-care. The holistic nurses and health care professionals learned how music can be used to promote health and wellness and decrease compassion fatigue by experiencing HealthRHYTHMs group empowerment drumming protocol. […]

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Children and Senior Champions enjoyed an indoor SNOW themed Intergenerational Music Therapy Session

Published: January 14, 2016

On this chilly, brisk day, the Children and Senior Champions enjoyed an indoor SNOW themed Intergenerational Music Therapy Session at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Williamsburg. The senior champions were stimulated by the youthful energy of the pre-school children of Family Focus groups and to share their hugs, smiles, friendship, and wisdom with the children. […]

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Music Therapy Session with Memory Residents of Province Place of DePaul in Norfolk

Music Therapy Session with Memory Residents of Province Place of DePaul in Norfolk

Published: January 13, 2016

On this brisk chilly day, Linda and I shared the power of music to engage, energize and empower the wonderful memory residents of Province Place of DePaul in Norfolk. The residents kept warm and stimulated by tapping rhythm sticks, drumming on sound shape drums, moving and grooving with ribbon streamers, and singing, Thank you Linda […]

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Music Therapy Session Older Adults Living with Dementia – “Sentimental Journey”

Published: January 10, 2016

This week’s Music Therapy sessions theme for older adults and their care partners living with dementia included a “Sentimental Journey” stroll down memory lane. We began by tapping rhythm sticks, moving and grooving to lively songs including: “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” and “Button Up Your Overcoat.” We discussed our 2016 “Hopes, Dreams and Desires” on […]

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Health Beat Newsletter JANUARY 2016

Published: January 3, 2016

Health Beat Newsletter JANUARY 2016    

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Health Beat Newsletter DECEMBER 2015

Published: December 3, 2015

Health Beat Newsletter DECEMBER 2015

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Health Beat Newsletter NOVEMBER 2015

Published: November 5, 2015

Health Beat Newsletter NOVEMBER 2015

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Beautiful Autumn Season

Published: October 30, 2015

“Beautiful Autumn Season” is here! Although yesterday was a rainy, drizzly day, creativity, rhythm sticks, song writing, singing and music making energized, empowered and engaged the Senior Champions of the Innovative Senior Champions Program at New Zion Baptist Church in a “beautiful” themed Music Therapy session. We are so grateful to have an additional senior […]

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The Reason Why I Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Published: October 29, 2015

This video shares Why I Walk (and DRUM) to End Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementia’s I love the beautiful autumn season and the opportunity to support and Walk to the End Alzheimer’s Disease and other Dementias. The reason why I walk is to share my drum beat, rhythm, and SMILE to bring JOY to older […]

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“Dem Bones” Rhythm Sticks Music Activities for Older Adults Living with Alzheimer’s Disease during Halloween

Published: October 27, 2015

“Dem Bones” Rhythm Sticks music activities for Older adults living with Alzheimer’s Disease during Halloween It’s a beautiful autumn day as Halloween Approaches… here’s a intervention ideas for rhythm Sticks (bones) for older adults living with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementia that enrich the Mind, Body and Spirit through MUSIC! The Rhythm Sticks made by […]

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Shakin’ Up Wellness with Apple Shakers

Published: October 22, 2015

It’s brisk autumn season and the colorful leaves are falling on the ground … here’s a intervention ideas for claves that enrich the Mind, Body and Spirit through MUSIC! This Health beat video illustrates creative ways to use Apples Shakers with older adults living with dementia and Intergenerational programs. The Remo Apple-shaped Fruit Shaker, a […]

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Apples Monsters and Skeletons

Apples, Monsters and Skeletons

Published: October 14, 2015

“Apples, Monsters and Skeletons” energized, invigorated and stimulated the Senior Champions of the Innovative Senior Champions Program. During this beautiful Autumn weather, the Senior Champions from Our Savior’s Lutheran Evangelical Church enjoyed a festive “Autumn” Theme music therapy sessions. Our session began with a relaxing wellness and deep breathing exercise to an instrumental “September” Song. […]

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“Everything is Beautiful” for the Senior Champions of the Innovative Senior Champions Program.

Published: October 6, 2015

“Everything is Beautiful” for the Senior Champions of the Innovative Senior Champions Program. After a couple of days of solid rain, the Senior Champions from New Zion Baptist Church enjoyed a stimulating and energizing “Beauty” Theme music therapy sessions. Our session began with a relaxing wellness and deep breathing exercise to an instrumental “September” Song. […]

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Health Beat Newsletter OCTOBER 2015

Published: September 29, 2015

Health Beat Newsletter OCTOBER 2015

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    all-day American Music Therapy Associati... @ Union Hotel
    American Music Therapy Associati... @ Union Hotel
    Nov 15 – Nov 19 all-day
    National American Music Therapy Association 2017 Conference, “A Mindful Approach Music Therapy” 07:00 PM – 02:00 PM St. Louis Union Station Hotel 1820 Market St. St. Louis, MO , 63103
  • 1.  Loved it, Would like to know more about the studies.  – Kate Rowe (LCSW) 2.  This was fun!  – Cathy Pitts 3.  This was so much fun and relaxing.  Would love to do this again.  – Cynthia Barrett 4.  Very good and fun presentation.  Great Job!!  –  Anne Nicholson 5.  Awesome!  Thanks for caring…this was exactly what we needed!  – Capt Anita Yates
    Langley Air Force Base Behavioral Health Flight