First Sounds: The Impact of Rhythm, Breath and Lullaby in Enhancing Vitality in the NICU

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - Friday, April 14, 2017 12:00 AM   Online, IN

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At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Define the benefits of entrainment and how interaction with music therapists can enhance neurobehavioral development in neonatal infants
  2. Describe three signal features of newborn infant readiness and the impact of Environmental Music Therapy in the NICU, and explore its benefits and healing capacity for patients, care givers and staff
  3. Describe ways of delving into the parents' development of 'song of kin' and how it enhances parent-infant interactions

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Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Indiana University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA
Category 1 Credits™
. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation
in the activity.

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