This course involves downloading and studying the PDF Course Material and then, when ready, answering a range of questions online. Upon successful completion of these questions you will receive a downloadable certificate.
In this course you will become more aware of the effects music has on the mind, body, and soul and how music is used to benefit people. The main topics covered include the benefits of music for the elderly, and people suffering from Alzheimer’s and general memory loss. We discuss how and why music makes us feel good and the concept behind the ‘Mozart Effect’.
This course can also act as a guide to discovering how to find the right types of music programmes for your group. Throughout the course, there are interesting research studies and real stories of how music has made a difference in people’s lives.
- What is Music Therapy?
- The Healing Powers of Music
- How Music Helps the Elderly
- Music as a Pain Reliever
- Music and Movement
- What Types of Music Are Beneficial?
- Finding the Right Music for a Group
- Music and Alzheimer’s – Conjuring Up Music Memories
- Can Music Make You More Intelligent?
- Tips for Music Programming
This course is approved by ‘NAPA’ and constitutes 4 CPD Hours.
You can enrol several members of staff at your home individually (each individual would have to pay and enrol separately) but you can also create a Group, allocate a Group Leader and then he/she can place the order online for multiple users and they would be the main contact for your Group.
Please check the ‘Group’ option to enable you to enrol and pay for multiple users. If buying access to more than one course you must choose a different ‘Group Name’ for each course. On completion of payment you will be allocated the number of course places based on your quantity purchased. As Group Leader you will then be able to manage your Group(s), add users etc via the Groups Dashboard and staff will receive login details to undertake the course.
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