The University of Nottingham has partnered with the Room 217 Foundation to bring you a unique opportunity to deepen your understanding of music's effect in care spaces and in caring relationships.
This 2 day programme is designed to help you better understand how music can work in a care setting. The Music Care Certificate Level 1 course will:
give you tools to use music more freely in your professional and personal life
help you develop strategies for using music in your care practice, be it caring for a patient, a family member, or for yourself
help you develop an awareness of how music can be used strategically to meet certain caregiving goals
provide an opportunity to try techniques of music care
help you develop a basic understanding of key musical elements and terminology
Describe the goals of music care and how they can be applied to care settings
Discuss the context and impact of music care within a changing health care system
Position music care as an approach rather than a scope of practice
Adopt the impact of rhythm, melody and timbre in care situations
Demonstrate a sensitivity to the impact of sound and music in a care space
Show awareness of a range of music care resources and provide examples
Apply ten music care strategies
Build confidence using the voice as an instrument of care
Develop a proposal for a music care initiative in a real-life care setting
Who should attend
The programme has been designed for:
health care providers
family and volunteer caregivers
any community stakeholders who would like to increase their knowledge and practical applications of music in care.
Please note that the training course will run 09:00 - 17:00 both days.