28th Oct 2014

Documentary Shows Promise for Autism Therapy Through Music

In the U.S., the startling number of children and adults "on the spectrum" has given plenty of reasons for research and implementation of various therapies, including music. In other countries, however, the journeys we see may be a reminder of just how pervasive this disorder is, and how much basic treatments can help patients, and family members, cope with autism. Thenational.ae discusses a recent documentary about the way that music therapy has helped a family in UAE with the various issues surrounding an autism diagnosis in the family, and how the documentary is helping establish a community among caregivers. Read more here: The Brain That Sings plays the way to happiness for autistic Emiratis at DIFF