If you're teaching piano these days, chances are you're going to be working with kids that are on the autism spectrum. These amazing videos come via Indrani Wikkramatilleke, who as an autism consultant, would be more than happy to answer your questions (see her Facebook page for more info).
Lesley Stahl talks with Temple Grandin, one of the leading voices in the autism field. If you haven't heard about Temple Grandin, you should definitely be looking into her groundbreaking work in this field.
Lauren Meatty talks about iPad apps for autistic and non-verbal children:
If you're using an iPad when teaching piano, one of these apps could easily be fit into your workflow (Hint: double-click the power button or swipe with two fingers to change apps).
Look out for more autism videos and links in the coming weeks.