An interesting news story on using music to heal children:
"I can see sometimes big changes in their personality and their learning ability,” said Tubbs, who published an article on the emotional effects music has on people last year in the Chippewa Valley Chapter of the American Guild of Organists’ newsletter. “Taking lessons has been documented to help students emotionally, physically and intellectually,” Tubbs said. “It’s hard to say how much the piano’s doing it, but I do know it helps students in many ways.”
Read the rest here.