Nurturing New Relationships Through Art

Nurturing New Relationships Through Art |

When you meet a new client, you have two main tasks: Gather information. Establish rapport. You probably already have a protocol or procedure to follow for the first step. These are the assessments or admission paperwork that you already complete, and that allows you to gather basic information about your client and the needs that…

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How to Create the Ideal Environment for Group Activities for Seniors

As a music therapist, I facilitate group sessions in a variety of settings. Every nursing home or assisted living facility or senior apartment building I go to has a different place for activity programming, and some are definitely better than others. Of course, some of the advantage or disadvantage comes from the construction of the…

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