Singing (and other arts and cultural activities) across the dementias

Camic, Paul M. (2018) Singing (and other arts and cultural activities) across the dementias. In: KMPT Research and Development:Programme for Older People’s Research, 26/10/18, St Martin's Hospital Education Centre, Canterbury, Kent. (Unpublished)

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This presentation gives an overview of arts and health including a rationale why the arts are important for health and wellbeing looking at evolutionary, ethological, cultural and participatory evidence. It follows with a discussion about the arts and dementia care with specific focus on singing in community and residential settings. Data collection strategies and methodologies are also examined.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Keynote)
Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > MT Musical instruction and study > MT0820 Singing and vocal technique
N Fine Arts > N Visual arts > N0400 Art museums, galleries, etc.
N Fine Arts > N Visual arts > N7560 Special subjects of art
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0435 Psychiatry > RC0512 Psychopathology. Mental disorders > RC0521 Dementia
Divisions: Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences > School of Psychology, Politics and Sociology > Salomons Centre for Applied Psychology
Depositing User: Prof Paul M Camic
Date Deposited: 26 Oct 2018 08:12
Last Modified: 02 Nov 2018 15:26

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