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The arts and aging

building the science : summary of the September 14, 2012 Workshop on Research Gaps and Opportunities for Exploring the Relationship of the Arts to Health and Well-Being in Older Adults

by Research Gaps and Opportunities for Exploring the Relationship of the Arts to Health and Well-Being in Older Adults (Workshop) (2012 Washington, D.C.)

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental illness,
  • Art therapy,
  • Congresses,
  • Psychology,
  • Older people,
  • Treatment,
  • Music therapy

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[prepared by Mary Kent and Rose Maria Li]
    SeriesNational Endowment for the Arts Collection
    ContributionsKent, Mary Mederios, editor, Li, Rose Maria, 1963- editor, National Endowment for the Arts, United States. Department of Health and Human Services
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC489.R43
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 pages ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25854560M
    LC Control Number2013004832
    OCLC/WorldCa827724456

    In his book “The Aging Brain: Proven Steps to Prevent Dementia and Sharpen Your Mind,” psychiatrist and certified master psychopharmacologist Dr. Timothy R. Jennings writes about the health of our brains and recommends specific actions to protect them from deterioration in order to slow the aging process. Aging can be amazing and the arts can be a huge part of it. People who practice the arts as they age visit the doctor less, take less medication, have higher morale, and reduced rates of depression. Research is also finding that music and art stimulate the brain in areas that Alzheimer’s cannot touch, bypassing the debilitating disease and.

    For the parent wanting recommendations for books on aging and the elderly: I highly recommend Tomie de Paola's book, Nana Upstairs-Nana Downstairs. While it's about 20 years old, and can be checked out of the library, he also recently re-did the illustrations, so you should be able to find it at the book store. The plot of The Picture of Dorian Gray, if seen apart from the wit and epigrams of Lord Henry is serious and, at times, even Gray is a young and handsome man whose well-off friend Lord Henry takes him to an art-loving painter, Basil Hallward. The painter makes a picture of Dorian Gray, a fascinating piece that makes Dorian wish to stop aging.

      The description of her book on graceful aging sounded wonderful, with a great focus on the positive aspects of aging, meaningful living and legacy. However, when I took a look at her top 15 books I realized that every book on her list was about life extension, anti-aging strategies and longevity. Of this book, Dr. Robert Butler, first director of the National Institute on Aging, wrote, “’Breaking the Rules of Aging’ provides readers with all the information they need to enjoy a Author: Dr. David Lipschitz.


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