"It's Feasible to Write a Song": A Feasibility Study Examining Group Therapeutic Songwriting for People Living With Dementia and Their Family Caregivers
Imogen N Clark, Phoebe A Stretton-Smith, Felicity A Baker, Young-Eun C Lee, Jeanette Tamplin
Frontiers in Psychology | FRONTIERS MEDIA SA | Published : 2020
Psychosocial interventions for people with dementia and their family caregivers together may sustain relationship quality and social connection. No previous music therapy research has examined the effects of group therapeutic songwriting (TSW) attended by people with dementia/family caregiver dyads.
This research was funded by the Dementia Australia Research Foundation -Hazel Hawke Research Grant in Dementia Care.