mucis therapy and vascular dementia

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Music Therapy and Vascular Dementia

Vascular Dementia :

Vascular Dementia Dementia is a progressive disease that has a significant impact on the quality of life of the sufferer and a very distressing effect on friends and family. Vascular dementia , is also referred to as Multi-infarct dementia, is a general term describing problems with reasoning, planning, judgment, memory and other thought processes caused by brain damage from impaired blood flow to their brain .

Costs of Dementia:

Costs of Dementia Private room in a nursing home $74,208 Semi-private room in a nursing home $66,850 Assisted living facility, private room $33,903 Adult health day care $13,933 Home health aide $71,127

Information about Vascular Dementia :

Information about Vascular Dementia Is the second most common form of dementia Is a progressive disease Has variable signs and symptoms Has a poor prognosis

Implications for Music Therapy :

Implications for Music Therapy Central Nervous System Sensory System Musculoskeletal System Pulmonary/Respiratory System Digestive System Genitourinary System

Video on Vascular Dementia:

Video on Vascular Dementia http://

Abilities :

Abilities What abilities and disabilities this type of client might have


Preferences The client’s preferences for activities and music

Goals and Objectives:

Goals and Objectives Different goals that the client might have and what is to be the outcome

Music Therapy Interventions :

Music Therapy Interventions Which types of therapies might be a good fit for this type of client http://