Music is a very powerful thing and arguably it’s one of man’s greatest inventions. It has the power to make anyone feel better.
It can definitely cure the blues and that is indeed the medicine of choice for music therapist John Abel when it comes to fighting depression and dementia among seniors.
He plays some old songs for seniors and help them relive some moments from their past and their youth. It’s beautiful to see how the seniors react to the music but it was also beautiful to see how one of the TV anchors responded.
He broke down into tears and he explains why in the video below. Check it out and don’t forget to share it with your friends.