The spark of Dick Van Dyke

The spark of Dick Van Dyke

  The January 27, 2013 Parade Magazine included a short interview with Dick Van Dyke.  Many of us (boomers and those older) remember him from the TV series “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and from the movie “Mary Poppins”. He received the 2013...
Intergenerational Story Song

Intergenerational Story Song

Earlier this week I shared a list of story songs for older adults. Today’s list is focused on intergenerational groups of older adults and children. Some songs might serve as a chance for seniors to share the history of changes with a younger generation. Most of...
Story Songs for Older Adults

Story Songs for Older Adults

When my clients make me think, it gets me excited. This past week, a conversation started at an assisted living facility on stories told by songs. There are so many songs that tell stories, so the question became which to recommend. Once I was home from the session, I...