STEM Café: Music as Therapy
Name: STEM Café: Music as Therapy
Date: January 15, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM CST
Jamie Mayer, Associate Professor, NIU School of Allied Health and Communicative Disorders Lilli Bishop, Speech Language Pathologist, Northwestern Medicine Physical Therapy Center Mayer and Bishop describe the role of music for improving communication, cognition and engagement for individuals with acquired, neurogenic cognitive-communicative disorders (problems with thinking and/or speaking following an acquired brain injury due to stroke, trauma or progressive disease).