Music Therapy and Autism: An Ethical Dilemma

equalizer-153212_1280Music therapists are effective at treating autism. Autistic people think it is wrong of us to try.

Perhaps you flinched at my use of the word autistic, as opposed to the more accepted, person-first construction:person with autism. Our culture is getting better at separating the person from the condition, and yet people who identify themselves as autistic believe that our well-intentioned efforts are misguided. [Click here to read more.]