22Apr
2015
2

Advocacy on AmericaTeve

A few months ago (November to be exact!) I received a phone call from AmericaTeve, a Miami-based Spanish language news station. They were presenting a series on autism and wanted to close that series with a piece on autism and music therapy. They asked if they could come interview me and videotape me working with a client during a […]

05Nov
2011
9

Sense-ational Activities ~ “Roll the Cabasa”

Tactile Stimulation Today I am starting a series about “sense-ational” music therapy activities. Many of the children I work with at UCP’s Early Beginnings Academy have a diagnosis of severe and profound intellectual disability or autism spectrum disorder. Both groups of children benefit from what we call “sensory based” activities – activities that tap into […]