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Brain Storms: The Race to Unlock the Mysteries of Parkinson’s Disease. Jon Palfreman. New York: Scientific American/Farrar Straus and Giroux 2015. Purchase

Optimal Health with Parkinson’s Disease. Monique Giroux, MD. Demos Health, 2015. Purchase

The singing Neanderthal: The origins of music, language, mind, and body. Mithen, S. Harvard University Press, 2006. Purchase

This Is Your Brain on Music: the science of a human obsession. Daniel Levitin. Penguin. 2006 Purchase

Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain. Oliver Sacks. Random House. 2008 Purchase

The Brain that Changes Itself. Norman Doidge. Viking. 2007. Purchase

The Neurocognition of Dance: Mind, Movement and Motor Skills. Bettina Bläsing, Martin Puttke, Thomas Schack, eds. Psychology Press. 2010. Purchase

Life with Pop: Lessons on Caring for an Aging Parent. Janis Abrahms Spring, Ph.D, with Michael Spring. Penguin. 2009. Purchase