Hanne Mette Ridder: "The Therapeutic Use of Music in Dementia Care”
- Date: –17:00
- Location: Blåsenhus - Betty Pettersson Hall (14:031)
- Organiser: Department of Psychology
- Contact person: Patrik Juslin
The Open Seminar in Music Psychology
Prof. Hanne Mette Ridder, Aalborg University: "The therapeutic use of music in dementia care”
For persons with dementia, music plays a role in meaning-making, affect regulation, and social engagement; and music therapy shows decreases in neuropsychiatric symptoms. Music may be integrated in person-attuned interactions in therapy, as well as in everyday activities and care. In this presentation, insights from clinical practice and latest research are provided.