PhD Defence by Anke Coomans about Music Therapy and Dementia
Anke Coomans will defend the thesis: Moments of resonance in musical improvisation with persons with severe dementia: An interpretative phenomenological study
14.04.2016 kl. 13.30 - 16.30
This study aims to explore how musical improvisation in music therapy with persons with severe dementia can lead to the occurrence of essential moments of meeting on a non-verbal, musical level.
Associate Professor Niels Hannibal, Aalborg University (chair)
Professor Denise Grocke, University of Melbourne
Associate Professor Wolfgang Schmid, University of Bergen
Professor Hanne Mette Ridder, Aalborg University
Professor Jos de Backer'
The defence is followed by a reception
Everybody is welcome!
Department of Communication and Psychology
Aalborg University, Rendsburggade 14, 9000 Aalborg, room 4.105