The AFP news agency posted this story about Stefanie Blain's research yesterday. Stefanie recently completed her doctoral studies in biomedical engineering at Holland Bloorview and is now a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Michigan. I just bumped into Krystal Char (with clowns above) and her father Fred and Fred tells me that when Krystal visits with our therapeutic clowns, her physiological signals are translated into a song which produces an enormous smile. "My wife says it's amazing."
Canadian helps disabled speak through music