ERIC Number: EJ837611
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-May
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 72
Nonverbal Communication, Music Therapy, and Autism: A Review of Literature and Case Example
Silverman, Michael J.
Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, v3 n1 p3-19 May 2008
This article presents a review of nonverbal literature relating to therapy, music, autism, and music therapy. Included is a case study of a woman with autism who was nonverbal. The case highlights and analyzes behaviors contextually. Interpretations of communication through the music therapy, musical interactions, and the rapport that developed through the music therapy treatment process are provided.
Descriptors: Nonverbal Communication, Music Therapy, Autism, Literature Reviews, Quality of Life, Case Studies, Music, Creativity, Counseling, Paralinguistics
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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