MUSIC & DEMENTIA

How Does Music Help Those With Dementia?

VIDEOS

Dr. Oliver Sacks: Musicophilia - Alzheimer's/The Power of Music

Dr. Joshua Grill: The Neuroscience of Music and Dementia

ARTICLES

AARP: The Healing Power of Music

Alzheimer's Foundation of America: Music Therapy

COURSES

Almost 20 years before "Alive Inside,"
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MUSIC & THE BRAIN

What Does Music Do To Memory and The Brain?

VIDEOS

Dr. Oliver Sacks: Music and the Mind at Columbia University

Dr. Petr Janata: Music Memory and the Brain

World Science Festival: Notes & Neurons: In Search of the Common Chorus

ARTICLES

Time: This is How Music Can Change Your Brain

Northwestern University's Auditory Neuroscience Lab: Publications on Music

NPR: This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain on Music

Stanford University School of Medicine: Music Moves the Brain to Pay Attention


EMPATHY

What is Empathy?

VIDEOS

Roman Krznaric: The Power of Outrospection

CogSai: What is Empathy?

ARTICLES

 Nicole M. McDonald & Daniel S. Messinger:The Development of Empathy

What is Empathy's Social Role?

VIDEOS

Samantha Reynolds: Empathy and Human Interaction

ARTICLES

Dr. Inbal Ben-Ami Bartal: The Neuroscience of Empathy and Pro-Social Behavior


MUSIC

What is Music?

VIDEOS

The Aural Landscape: What is Music?

ARTICLES

The Physics Hypertextbook: Music & Noise


DEMENTIA

What is Dementia?

VIDEOS

Senior Helpers National: What is Dementia?

ARTICLES

Alzheimer's Association: 2015 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures