The Science Behind Artful Aging

 

COMPARISON OF WELL-BEING OF OLDER ADULT CHOIR SINGERS AND THE GENERAL POPULATION IN FINLAND: A CASE-CONTROL STUDY

Musicae Scientiae | April 2016

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PARTICIPATORY ARTS FOR OLDER ADULTS: A REVIEW OF BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES

Noice T, Noice H, Kramer A, Gerontologist. (2014); 54(5):741-53. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnt138. Epub 2013 Dec 11

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THE CREATIVITY AND AGING STUDY: THE IMPACT OF PROFESSIONALLY CONDUCTED CULTURAL PROGRAMS ON OLDER ADULTS

Final Report | 2006

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MAKING ART TIED TO FEWER COGNITIVE PROBLEMS IN OLD AGE

Pacific Standard | April 8, 2015

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AT THE INTERSECTION OF ARTS AND AGING

National Institute on Aging | 2013

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BRAIN THEATRE: A PSYCHOLOGIST AND AN ACTOR EXAMINE THE IMPACT OF ACTING CLASSES ON AGING

Elmhurst College, Student and Faculty Research

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THE ARTS AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: FRAMING A NATIONAL RESEARCH AGENDA FOR THE ARTS, LIFELONG LEARNING, AND INDIVIDUAL WELL-BEING

2011

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THE EFFECTS OF CHORAL SINGING ON OLDER ADULTS

Julene K. Johnson, PhD, Institute for Health & Aging at University of California

San Francisco | 2013

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STUDY SAYS MAKING ART IS GOOD FOR YOUR BRAIN, AND WE SAY YOU SHOULD LISTEN

2013

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CREATIVITY IN LATER LIFE

K.A. Price, A.M. Tinker, Maturitas 78 (2014) 281–286

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DANCE FOR PD

Neurology and Preclinical Neurological Studies

Brooklyn, NY

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THE SUMMIT ON CREATIVITY AND AGING IN AMERICA

National Endowment for the Arts

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“Creativity can release you from the limitations that the world has constructed around you.

― Robert LaSardo