Music therapy and hospice care. Special Issue: "You bring out the music in me": Music in nursing homes
Journal/Book: Activities, Adaptation and Aging. 1987; 10: 103-122.
Abstract: Argues that the use of English handbells in nursing homes has psychological benefits, such as increased self-confidence and motivation, greater socialization, and a new sense of self-worth and purpose. (0 ref)
Note: English handbells; geriatric nursing home residents
Keyword(s): Music therapy; nursing homes; aged