SUPPORTED CONVERSATION AND SOCIAL PROGRAM FOR APHASIA
Tue (14 Sessions) Jan 08 - Apr 09 | 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Regain the confidence to interact with others. This highly social program includes a variety of activities that encourage conversation and social communication. Bilingual.
Victoria McNeill (MMus, MTA) has been working as an accredited music therapist for some 5 years. Victoria began her professional career providing music therapy services as part of The Cummings Centre's many Alzheimer care groups. Since that time, the services at the Cummings Centre have grown to include a Glee Club in the mental health department as well as Broadway for Parkinson’s, Supported Conversation and Sing Me Your Story, both programs for Aphasia. In addition to her music therapy work, Victoria is also an accomplished classical musician, with degrees in classical French horn performance from Memorial University and McGill University. During her time as a music therapist, Victoria has worked with individuals aged 2 to 102 and has served individuals with a wide array of abilities.
- COURSE CODE: ADP-2050
- LOCATION: West Island, 96 Roger Pilon (Corner Westpark), D.D.O. Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Quebec
- LANGUAGE: Bilingual
- INSTRUCTOR: VICTORIA MCNEILL
- MATERIALS PROVIDED: Yes
This course is not available for online registration.
To register please contact Stefani Novick at 514-734-1819