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Wednesday, January 9, 2013 @ 11:00 A.M.
Music creates a bridge for people to move out of thinking,
and into presence.
At Magnolia Manor we believe in the use of music as a healing
tool that may slow the progression of dementia.
Music is a miracle to our participants with Alzheimer's, who
may have lost the ability to communicate.
It seems to transcend their dementia, unlock their brain, and
allows them to increase their awareness, and most importantly connect with
others, thus helping to normalize interaction between caregiver and
Studies have shown that the results of a music therapy
session last for several hours afterward, and the results include elevated
mood, increased socialization and appetite, and a reduction in agitation.
This attributed to the stimulation the brain receives during a music therapy
session, or a cognitive workout, reminding us of an old adage: “What
exercise is to the body, music is to the brain.”
will perform for our participants in house Magnolia Manor, Fort Walton
Beach, Florida on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 @ 11:00 A.M.
He has recently founded
Music For Healing Foundation Inc.
His mission: to promote physical, spiritual and emotional
healing by providing
live performances of classical and sacred music to those who are
in need, and to make known the power of music to accomplish healing.
Sara O'Neal - Magnolia Manor Senior Day Program
141 Barks Dr, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547