Register to for the 5th Annual Music & Medicine Conference (http://www.musicandwellness.net/events/conference-registration)
Some of the learning objectives include:
Enhancing Psychosocial Well Being In Children: a vocal approach
To discuss the voice as a foundation for creative musical expression in children.
To more fully understand the biological and psychosocial framework and peer-reviewed scientific literature for creative musical expression.
To review the elements of group dynamics and disclosure as an effective stress reduction strategy.
To explore the principal transcendent elements of engaging children in expressive vocal activities as a means for overcoming life's stresses and strains.
Music Perception & Cognition
To understand the role of music in motion pictures and other forms of multimedia.
To learn about empirical research methods used to determine the impact of music in the context of various forms of multimedia.
To learn about the use of brain imaging techniques (MEG) and how they can inform us about neurological responses to audio, visual, and audio-visual stimuli.
Special Feature: Opiate Withdrawal & Wellness
To describe the differences between opiate and alcohol use disorder.
To appreciate the role of medical and alternative therapies (including music therapy) in opiate and alcohol withdrawal.
To recognize the scope of response to the opiate and heroin epidemic in Ohio.