Autism Spectrum Disorder & Music - It been shown how constructive music education is in all areas of cognitive development, but it also proves to be especially helpful to those with ASD. As showcased by this infographic, it basically boils down to the two most indicative symptoms across the spectrum of those with autism. Those being that ASD can be characterized mainly by poor ability to communicate and interact socially, along with being prone to repetitive behaviors and specific interests.
When you are raising Autistic kids, meltdowns are going to happen. I have found from experience and help from my wonderful therapist how to help my sons through this as well as how to not lose my hair in the process.