Music can be an effective treatment of serious diseases, such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, traumatic coma, neurological diseases and aphasia autism. It can also be an important oncology and support for post-traumatic neurological rehabilitation. One based on clinical research based on evidence they have collected objective observations over the years, a scientific society hypothesis validated Society of Clinical neuromusicologia (NJC) to organize music therapy for several years an international congress is the third edition was held in Brescia on 21 September, compared to opportunities for physicians, neurologists, psychiatrists, therapists and researchers in music.
Procedures for each disease
Music therapy applications before significant results measures already implemented. In patients with Alzheimer’s disease, for example, has been shown to improve the functional activity Parkinson and behavioral symptoms of dementia. Insert in all programs, vocal exercises, choral singing, movement and body improvisation in terms of physical activity alone does passive stretching exercises, movement to improve balance and walking, has (in the performance of the slow movement), emotional and performance of daily activities had a positive effect on bradykinesia. The method has been used to treat serious neurological damage up to three months of preliminary results Acoma patients with significantly improved collaboration and a reduction of unwanted behavior as (reduced psychomotor Initiative) or psychomotor agitation inertia says. With these patients, experts say that the unity of Saint Lucia in Rome, singing of working with musical improvisation between the patient and the therapist or play various musical instruments to the Foundation for the rehabilitation works on the basis vital signs, neurological diseases and motor abilities patients. explain “” Rehabilitation programs often focus on deficits “for disorders or restore the ability to compensate, but the involvement of patients is poor and treatment centered disability, rather than the remaining capacity. For instead , our proposal is to the person and their experience in the adaptation of failure is the center of attention. “application in the integrated art therapy oncology group was in Milan cancer Institute with women with breast cancer experience history, cancer, a statistically significant difference in the improvement of mental health, vitality, social activities, limitations due to emotional problems, parameters that have a significant quality of life of ‘impact. Classical music is never used, but varies from patient to patient, illness, told Congress Ryo Noda, professor at the University of Art in Osaka, art and the department of primary and pioneering music therapy in Japan: “it is a strong music always very intense, a kind of war and peace, with which I try to create the new contact between man and the music of the uterus is the first major orchestra where. there is a moment of silence and still exists, where music is the pulse of life itself. ”
certified scientific basis
The clinical neuromusicologia company (NJC) by the will of doctors established in 2008 to improve the neurologist, psychiatrist, music therapists and researchers, the treatment of many neurological disorders, to share experiences and knowledge, including scientific approach also encouraged validation. “Modern technologies of neuroimaging” says Luisa Congress Monini President Brescia “to show how the music information of all kinds, from the sound to the rhythm and melody, follow in their intracerebral trip, the specific forms for perceptions realize . Because the NHS does not recognize this type of surgery in the treatment of neurological disorders, “he adds,” the company launched a certification process, which is a scientific validation for those who make music therapy. the use of this method requires, however, a structure or a multiple ambulances. It is important, in fact, the patient is monitored by a team of specialists working with music therapist pathology. “Simona Zazzetta