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Reiki Benefits Aged Care Residents

May 26, 2017 0 Comments
Reiki Benefits Aged Care Residents

Many elderly people struggle with physical and emotional discomforts on a day to day basis, and these greatly affect their overall quality of life. These conditions include arthritis, pressure sores, injuries, after affects of surgeries and other stressors associated with senior life. A way of alleviating these discomforts – and one that is growing in […]

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Benefits of Music in Aged Care

January 8, 2016 0 Comments
Benefits of Music in Aged Care

Music has been found to stimulate deep portions of the brain, having an impact on those with Dementia – a chronic and increasing condition in the aged care setting. During MRI scans, when music was played the brain fired up – lighting up both hemispheres of the brain like a Christmas tree! While Dementia affects […]

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How to Give Your Client a Hand Massage

December 19, 2014 0 Comments
How to Give Your Client a Hand Massage

Most people love a relaxing massage, and so here’s a general guide to perform a simple hand massage on your client. Depending on your client’s condition, frame of mind, physical state, age, and whether they are comfortable with you touching them – you would adjust the following simple hand massage to suit. For example, older […]

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