DANCE THERAPY HELPS BONDING WITH GRANDCHILDREN & MAY HELP PREVENT DEMENTIA
The coronavirus quarantine has prevented many people from seeing their older relatives in person for months. When that isolation ends, however, a new study says there’s one thing every grandchild should do — take grandma dancing!

Dr. Einat Shuper Engelhard from the University of Haifa noted that the study, published in  Frontiers in Psychology , found that dance therapy not only  improved seniors’ moods , but also affected the attitudes of the younger generation. The classes helped seniors form stronger bonds with their grandchildren. Researchers also believe dance therapy can aid in preventing  dementia . Continue reading