Timothy W. Anderson, M.Ed., ACC/EDU, CPC, BM has been working in the field of senior engagement since 2007. He began his work using music engagement such as drumming, rhythm band, sing-along, and tone-chime activities for clients with dementia at an Alzheimer’s specific Adult Day Program. He later established a music services company for clients in adult day, assisted living, and senior center settings and through this had the opportunity to provide enriching activities and programs for residents at a Culture Change Assisted Living Program in East Providence, RI.
As an educator, Timothy is a pre-approved instructor for the Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals and has provided guidance and training for Activity Professionals in Adult Day, Assisted Living, and Skilled Nursing Homes. He is a graduate of the American College of Education, with his master’s degree in education with a specialization in Instructional Design and Technology in 2021. He also holds a bachelor's degree in Music Composition from the University of Rhode Island. He has provided educational consulting for other educators and a specialized school for children with Autism and Behavior disorders.
Outside of activity work, he is a certified Reiki Master-Teacher, Life Coach,
Chair Chi® Facilitator, and more. He lives with his husband, Matt in West
Warwick, Rhode Island.