ஆட்டிசத்துக்கு மியூசிக் தெரபி சிகிச்சை...! இசைக்கலைஞர் லஷ்மி மோகனின் முயற்சி
TALK TEAM: Special children present a music concert
Sowmanasya Trust celebrated World Autism Awareness Day recently at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore.
Hiranmayi Quest - Awards
TALK TEAM: Book on real life experience
Sowmanasya Trust founder Lakshmi Mohan's latest book was released recently at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan.
TAMIL BOOK ON HOW THE MIND WORKS
"Manithanai Iyakkuvathu Manama Moolaya", a Tamil book written by Dr.A.V.Srinivasan and Lakshmi Mohan was released on Oct 12 at R.A. Puram.
NEWS TODAY: Serving autistic children
Music is used as a tool for change. In what could be called best usage of the art form, a Carnatic singer is relying on 'music therapy' to soothe autistic children who suffer from erratic behavioural patterns.
Indian Express: THERAPY BEHIND NOTES
Music can be used to induse positive behavioural changes in children with special needs
Sruti May-2017: Musical morning with autistic Children
Sowmansya Trust celebrated the release of a CD with a musical homage to Tyagaraja, on 2 April 2017.
TALK TEAM: Music as therapy for autism
Lakshmi Mohan, a Tamil writer and music therapist for people with autism recently conducted a workshop for teachers who are working with Autistic children in Maldives at Coimbatore.
At MOP Vaishnava college, Chennai
கல்கி 'ஸரிகம' சிறப்பிதழ்! 25 டிசம்பர் 2016:
எப்படி மனம் துணிந்ததோ...?
Music Therapy for autism
Documentary about music therapy for autism.
About the Founder
Lakshmi Mohan is the founder of Sowmanasya. She is a Music Therapist who works with persons with special needs. She has also written several short stories and novels in Tamil based on her experiences with persons with Special Needs, these are written with the aim of spreading awareness about the abilities that are hidden in people with Special Needs.
One of the unique features of Sowmanasya is the focus towards bringing out the hidden musical talent of persons with Autism and getting them to perform on stage at various events. Two Music Albums have also been released so far where the Singers were persons with Autism/Special Needs.
To create a therapeutic environment for persons with Special Needs and their care givers using the medium of Music in general and Carnatic music in particular while also promoting awareness of Special Needs and their hidden abilities by conducting classes, events and publishing music albums and books.