“Songwriting Works gives people [with dementia] a voice. It makes them see that they’re
important in the world.” --Kari Estrin, artist management consultant and family caregiver
Songwriting Works™ offers unique opportunities for family and professional caregivers to tap into and develop their natural creative and restorative gifts.
In an empowering, supportive environment that honors the heart and soul, Songwriting
respite and renewal programs invite caregivers to experience the physical, emotional,
cognitive and spiritual benefits of creating original music first hand.
Songwriting Works' trainings provide ‘nuts and bolts’ tools and
innovative approaches to enhance communication and meaningful exchange in the
Practitioners across the spectrum of the arts and healthcare meet to discover and affirm their personal and collective strengths. They find new ways to increase self-renewal, awareness, and leadership.