The Joy Music Can BringAllison Espiritu
Believe it or not, but music has become soothing therapy for many individuals living with Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia. Whether it brings back memories, makes them feel more secure, or just brings good feelings to oneself, music is being used by many families and caregivers to make their loved ones live as comfortably as possible.
Watch as Danielle gets a smile out of this woman living in the end stage of Alzheimer’s. The sound of Frank Sinatra and the motion she makes hand dancing relaxes this patient and bring a little bit of joy even if only for a few moments!