Dementia: Complimentary Therapy

A couple of hours into another early morning YouTube Party I suddenly thought of an approach to dementia that might be useful: a sort of 2 for 1 deal; music and learning a language.  If we listen to Bocelli with Italian lyrics on the screen then the brain is being stimulated in two ways.

Maureen has always been a better linguist than me so I have a resident tutor on hand.

Addio, amico mio: its ‘Time To Say Goodbye’:

 

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About Remember Me

I am a retired adult educator. My wife had a stroke in February 2014 and now has mixed dementia. Her recovery from stroke has been exceptional apart from 50% loss of peripheral vision and vascular damage. 'Dharma For Dementia' is my approach to being Maureem's Care Partner: it aims to end the suffering of 'Prescribed Disengagement' (Swaffer) .
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One Response to Dementia: Complimentary Therapy

  1. AmazingSusan says:

    the more ideas, strategies and tools, the better!

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