In “Music Therapy Boosts Brain Activity for Dementia Patients!“, I talked about music boosting brain activity which helps people suffering with the disease.
I went to coffee with a friend and she asked me if I heard about dance Therapy for Dementia. I hadn’t but it intrigued me.
How Does Dance Therapy Help With Alzheimer’s?
Alzheimer’s is a form of Dementia. According to NewLifeOutlook.com there are several reasons as to why dance therapy helps Alzheimer’s, but the main reason is the effect it has on the memory.
While there’s no cure for Alzheimer’s, stimulating specific areas of the brain has shown to improve the symptoms, and keep Alzheimer’s from progressing.
Check out both of these inspiring dance therapy videos.
Very inspiring huh? Do you know someone suffering from Alzheimer’s and have they tried Dance Therapy? Please leave a comment!