Music: Aged Care’s Neuro-superfood
Wednesday August 10 2022, 0930-1230 (AEST)
Presented by Hayley Antipas - Director (Attuned Health), Registered Music Therapist, Neurologic Music Therapist (Click Pic for Bio/Background)
$176 inc GST
Introduction / Overview:
Music can regulate mood, emotions, and behaviour; improve speech output, cognitive & physical functioning; and enhance social connectedness - it’s a powerful neuro-superfood! In this webinar a Registered & Neurologic Music Therapist will introduce key theories and music therapy principles to ensure you understand how, why, when and what music to use as a health & wellbeing tool. Experiential learning will deepen your skills and confidence to design & facilitate evidence-based music engagement sessions for groups and individuals.
Outline / Objectives:
differentiate healthy and unhealthy use of music;
understand and purposefully employ the psychological mechanisms that drive emotional responses to music;
apply key theories to use music as an emotional co-regulation strategy;
identify personally meaningful music using the reminiscence bump;
recognise the signs of cognitive overload and use music (and silence) to mitigate overwhelm; and
translate theory into practice to design meaningful and evidence-based music engagement sessions for groups and individuals.
Target Audience: DTs, Leisure/ Lifestyle staff, Managers, Nurses & other interested Health Professionals/staff working in Aged Care Services.
Your registration fee includes: Pre-reading material, Comprehensive Webinar Notes, Post event resources, Certificate of Attendance
NB - To attend this webinar you will need a computer with with video / audio capabilities