Music is the Key:
to unlocking your child’s potential

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Music is the Key

Author: Karen O’Connor

Publication Date: February 2012

ISBN: 978-1-907535-27-7

Category: Health

Type: Paperback

Price: €12.99

How can I help my child to be calmer, to listen better, to understand more, to express himself better, learn more and enjoy interacting with other children?

In Music is the Key: to Unlocking your Child’s Potential consultant speech and language therapist Karen O’Connor describes how children with autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, dyspraxia and other developmental challenges make remarkable progress with the help of music-based sound therapy. She describes how these children become more regulated and calmer, how their attention and concentration improve and how language and learning develop.

Children such as three-year old Theo, who came to Karen with a tentative diagnosis of autism. Two years later Theo is a fun-loving little boy going to his local school, with no additional support. Or Raphael, who came to see her ‘as a last resort’. He had very little speech and was not interacting with others. Now he’s speaking just like any five-year-old and enjoys playing with his friends.

Music is the Key: to Unlocking your Child’s Potential is the first in a series of books that will give hope to parents and children by telling the stories of children like Theo and Raphael who overcame their developmental challenges by means of music-based sound therapy.

3 Responses to “Music is the Key:
to unlocking your child’s potential”

  1. Angela Hill (Moss) says:

    Congratulations COUSIN!!! I have been working with people who have a disability for the last 25 years and am really loking forward to reading your insights. xxx

  2. Ann Brehony says:

    So delighted to see this book on the shelves – Karen has changed our boy’s life in so many ways – I dread to think where we would be now if we hadn’t met her. Best of luck and well done xxx

  3. A.C. says:

    I am very curious to read this book. My son is attending Karen’s services for almost 5 years now. Great results!!!! We were very lucky to meet Karen!

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