Movies and Music: A Guide to Turning the Classic Movie Musical into An Interactive Event is a bigger, bolder, brighter version of the original Clinician’s Guide to the Classic Movie Musical.

The new version has more color, original illustrations, great discussion topics for educators and family members along with great extras for those interested in the research and clinical aspects of the activity.

It will have your clients, students and family members, laughing, talking, reminiscing, and dancing in their seats.

Movies and Music is a professional guidebook that walks you through how to utilize 12 classic movie musicals to promote communication in everyone.

Young people will learn valuable social and musical history lessons.

Baby boomers will recognize favorite holiday movies and be compelled to sing- a-long.

These movies will open the older generation’s memories and encourage them to share.


  As a professional educator with 35 years of experience, I can say with confidence that this book is a must have, not only for those working in Ms. Yauch's capacity, but also for all educators! The attachments one makes will drive interest as well as critical neuronal connections of memory.  

Christine Reif M.Ed.; The Learning Brain, certified, Jensen Brain Institute, San Diego, Calif.

  Movies and Music combines traditional easy to use stimulus material with an entertaining flair that keeps patient and therapist engaged while progressing toward functional communication goals.

Michael G. Shapiro M.A., CCC-SLP, Palm Harbor FL

  “What a wonderful way to engage our seniors in a group activity. It's not just for therapy, but a fun way to spend an afternoon."

Gail, Elgin, IL

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