Musical Minds

Small group music therapy for seniors 60+ who have dementia or other cognitive disabilities living in the community. Goals of the group will be based in assessment but may include increasing positive social interactions, creating friendships, increasing communication, gentle movement, and an increase in self expression and positive emotions. Clients may join independently or with support.

Facilitator Valerie Sheese, RP, MMT, MTA. Program is 6 weeks, $210.00+HST per client. May be covered by insurance under “Psychotherapy”.


  • May 16 – June 20, 2024
  • 2:30-3:15pm

What are the goals of Musical Minds?


  • Decreasing anxiety and providing relaxation
  • Creating connections to self and loved ones through memory
  • Mood enhancement and alleviation of depression
  • Cognitive and sensory stimulation
  • Increasing socialization
  • Increasing overall quality of life

What do we do in Musical Minds

Participants will be encouraged to engage in active music making, including singing, playing instruments, improvising, writing songs, moving to music, and having discussions and conversations with peers.

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