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Unformatted text preview: musically inclined. This being said, I can than make a stronger argument for the use of musical therapy in autistic children. If music is something that they have natural talent in, it means it is something that is more natural to them. The more natural a therapeutic approach is the better; especially when dealing with an autistic child due to their hindered social skills and behavior around others. The journal goes in depth and describes autistic non-savant talents such as their absolute pitch ability, timbre recognition, and also spared music perception. It even dedicates a section as to why autistic people are so drawn to music and the future applications that could be pursued. EBSCO Host Academic Search....
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This note was uploaded on 09/28/2010 for the course ENGR 2044 at Virginia Tech.