In this video, music therapy for individuals on the autism spectrum is explained, highlighting its ability to help with the person’s physical, cognitive, social, and emotional needs. A music therapy session may include singing, dancing, listening to, or creating music. The goals of music therapy can be different for each individual, but some benefits include developing language skills, cultivating creative self-expression, and an increased desire to communicate.
Music Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorder
By: Demystifying Medicine
Initial Air Date: Nov 29, 2017