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White Paper

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Autism Spectrum Disorder; Music Therapy; Neurologic and Muscular Disorders; Parkinson Disease; Receptive Music Methods


This paper addresses the importance of music in therapy and education, focusing on the population segments of children with special needs and Parkinson’s patients. It also highlights the importance of rhythm in motion with the absence of music. It also address ways to measure and compare methods, as well as their impact and how technology can help us with that.