April is a very special time of the year in that it gives people an opportunity to celebrate and let others be aware of the wonderful boys and girls with autism. I’ve always considered autism to be my speciality as a music therapist and see first hand the benefits music has with those on the […]
Last night I attended the Autism Tennessee (formerly Autism Society of Middle Tennessee) summer opportunities fair for yet another year. Thank you to all of the families who came up to my booth and asked about music therapy and the services I offer. It was so great to meet you! Also a big thanks to […]
On a recent trip to Chicago I saw a Yoga magazine from June 2013 in my hotel room and decided to take a look for some inspiration since I practice yoga a couple times a week. One article I found was particularly interesting because it spoke of yoga for children on the autism spectrum. The […]
I just came across this informative article written by the New York Times in April about music therapy with premature infants called “Live Music’s Charms, Soothing Premature Hearts.” Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City led the research, conducted in 11 hospitals, which found that live music can be beneficial to premature babies. “The […]
Last night I attended the Autism Society of Middle Tennessee’s summer opportunities fair. I loved meeting new families and networking with other professionals in the field. Thank you ASMT for all of the hard work you do for the Nashville community. I’ll look forward to next year’s event!