An analysis of music therapy program goals and outcomes for clients with diagnoses on the autism spectrum.

@article{Kaplan2005AnAO,
  title={An analysis of music therapy program goals and outcomes for clients with diagnoses on the autism spectrum.},
  author={Ronna S. Kaplan and Anita Louise Steele},
  journal={Journal of music therapy},
  year={2005},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={
          2-19
        }
}
The researchers analyzed data related to goals and outcomes over 2 program years for 40 music therapy clients, ranging in age from 2-49 years, with diagnoses on the autism spectrum. They investigated music therapy interventions, session types, and formats most frequently used; goals most frequently addressed; assessed level of difficulty of clients and their situations; and generalization of skills attained in music therapy to other settings. The most common session type was individual… CONTINUE READING

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