Me Faces & Emotions video presents a
variety of faces and emotions featuring children ages 2-8.
Each scene lasts between 1-2 minutes, depending on the chapter.
At the end of each chapter is a storyboard summarizing the
This video is narrated with music by Rachel Rambach, a
Board-Certified Music Therapist, and contains a score developed specifically
for Model Me Faces & Emotions. This unique
merger of video modeling and music therapy is designed to
help teach skills in a way that appeals to the strengths of
children with developmental disabilities.
Each emotion is demonstrated in more than one situation and
across environments. This is useful to children with Autism
and Asperger Syndrome because it helps promote generalization.
Graphics and music are used to make the video appealing to
children with Autism, Asperger Syndrome, and Nonverbal Learning
Disorders. A high production value helps keep the child's
interest so that he or she will want to watch many times.
Includes insert with song lyrics.
Run Time: Approx. 27 min.
Recommended for ages 2-8
* Designed for children with ASD but appropriate for preschoolers
of all developmental levels.
Rachel received her B.A. in Music at Rollins College and
her Masters of Music Therapy from Illinois State University.
She is a board-certified music therapist, specializing in
work with children who have diagnoses on the autism spectrum.
Rachel created the music therapy program at the Hope Institute
for Children & Families in Springfield, Illinois, where she
works full time in addition to maintaining a private practice.
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Extend the lessons in the Model Me Faces & Emotions video
with a portable visual teaching tool. The App includes four
of the emotions featured in the Model Me Faces & Emotions
App Name: Autism Emotion
Autism Emotion is a great visual teaching tool
for helping your child learn to navigate challenging locations
in the community. Each emotions contains a photo slide show
of children modeling appropriate behavior along with music to explain the emotion.
EASY TO USE: Touch the forward and back buttons to
move through the photos one by one. Or simply press the slide
show button to advance photos automatically. A home button
brings you back to the navigation menu where you may choose
your next emotion.
ADDITIONAL FEATURES: The app also includes audio narration
(English) and descriptive text of each photo.
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Model Me Faces and Emotions
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