Delia Silvester's Dance and Movement Sessions for Older People: A Handbook for PDF

By Delia Silvester

ISBN-10: 1849054703

ISBN-13: 9781849054706

This sensible guide will empower job coordinators and carers to run secure, worthwhile and health-giving dance and circulation periods with older humans, together with with people who find themselves frail, who've constrained mobility or who're residing with dementia.
The authors describe the numerous advantages of dance and circulation for older humans, and deal with vital useful concerns resembling conducting threat tests, questions of safety, diversifications for particular medical conditions and disabilities and the way to choose applicable props and track. step by step directions for 20 dances and hobbies drawn from a variety of eras, cultures and traditions are then supplied. starting from Can Can and Charleston handy jive, morris dancing, sea shanties and standard hymns with activities, there's something to fit each temper and occasion.
This is a necessary source for job coordinators and carers operating with older humans in care houses and day centres.

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