Alternative & Complementary Therapies

October 15, 2013 | Research

Abstract: Music is one of the oldest tools in medicine, with a longstanding history across time and cultures. Music has been used in not only medical, including pain, management but also to facilitate mental health and well-being, and music’s reach has ranged from practical to spiritual/cultural realms. This article...

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Journal of Autism & Developmental Disorders

October 15, 2013 | Research

Abstract: Individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) frequently demonstrate preserved or enhanced frequency perception but impaired timing perception. The present study investigated the processing of spectral and temporal information in 12 adolescents with ASD and 15 age-matched controls. Participants completed two psychoacoustic tasks: one determined frequency difference limens, and...

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