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    Neurologic music therapy project at Charing Cross Hospital sees improvements in stroke rehab

    A neurologic music therapy (NMT) service at Charing Cross Hospital’s acute stroke ward has resulted in significant improvements in the treatment of patients recovering from strokes. Run by Chroma, the UK’s leading national provider of (NMT) in partnership with Imperial Health Charity and Imperial Stroke Services, 83 patients received NMT in conjunction with other rehabilitation therapies, such as physio, speech, language and/or … MORE

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    Neurologic Music Therapy project at Charing Cross Hospital sees significant improvements in stroke rehab

    A Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT) service that has successfully integrated into Charing Cross Hospital’s acute stroke ward has resulted in significant improvements in the treatment of patients recovering from strokes. Run by Chroma, the UK’s leading national provider of Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT) in partnership with Imperial Health Charity and Imperial Stroke Services, patients received NMT in conjunction with other rehabilitation therapies, … MORE

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    Music therapy supporting residents recovering from a brain injury

    Chroma’s NMT work with care home residents with brain injuries has one again been demonstrated at Voyage Care, a specialist brain injury rehabilitation service in Cheshire. It is one of many collaborative techniques the team use to support and encourage people recovering from brain injuries to improve their quality of life and regain their independence. Two of the residents, Louise* and Joe* … MORE

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    Chroma, the official provider of neurologic arts therapy at STEPS Rehabilitation

    Chroma continues to partner with STEPS Rehabilitation, an innovative Yorkshire rehabilitation centre for people recovering from neurological and multiple trauma injuries. Sheffield-based STEPS Rehabilitation is a 23-bedroom, state of the art, short-term (up to 12-18 months) residential and day facility that uses as wide a range of therapies to maximise rehabilitation for clients. Chroma delivers a range of art, neurologic music and … MORE

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    Neurologic Music Therapy significantly improves patients with an acquired brain injury

    Chroma’s Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT) work at Willowbeck Care Home is resulting in significant improvements in the treatment of patients with an acquired brain injury, Commissioned by Exemplar Health Care, service users with complex needs such as an acquired brain injury (through accident or illness), intellectual disability or those with mental health problems are given music therapy sessions to aid their rehabilitation. … MORE

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    Music therapy supporting residents recovering from a brain injury

    Voyage Care’s specialist brain injury rehabilitation service in Cheshire has successfully trialled using music therapy to redevelop skills with residents who have suffered a brain injury. The team paired up with a specialist music therapy company, Chroma, to offer this expressive art therapy. It is one of many collaborative techniques the team use to support and encourage people recovering from brain injuries … MORE

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    Greenside Court residents benefit from unique music therapy

    Residents at Greenside Court, Exemplar Health Care’s specialist care home in Rotherham, are benefitting from a unique form of therapy which uses music to support development, rehabilitation and wellbeing. Greenside Court has partnered with Chroma, to introduce a qualified music therapist to the home to deliver a series of neurologic music therapy sessions with residents over the course of ten weeks. Chroma … MORE

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    Neurologic music therapy provides significant fall prevention technique in over 65’s

    Winter poses a significantly increased risk of falls in the elderly. Each year over three million older people are treated for fall related injuries, and approximately 60,000 of them require hospitalisation usually from hip fractures or head injuries (1). The chances of falling in winter months increase after 65 and increases furthermore after 75 years old. Daniel Thomas, Joint Managing Director & … MORE

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    Blog: Chroma seeing an uptake in the use of trial assessments

    Assessment and treatment plans are the foundation to determine the best intervention options for clients. The duration of a typical treatment plan is between 12-24 weeks. But recently, we have seen an uptake in care managers opting for one of Chroma’s fixed fee assessments. Typically based over four weeks/sessions, we are able to demonstrate the effectiveness of the arts therapies as a … MORE

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    What it takes to be nominated for the Advancing Healthcare Awards – Music and dementia: changing how we care

    Now is the time to submit your entries for the Advancing Healthcare Awards (AHA’s) 2019. As previous winners, Chroma now sponsors an award for ‘realising potential through creativity’. One of last year’s finalists for the Chroma award was Hazel Child, a registered music therapist who worked in a day centre, run by Guild Care, for people with advanced dementia. There, Hazel provided … MORE

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