Fri, April 18, 2014

The Autism Revolution: Whole-Body Strategies...

Move beyond conventional thinking about autism. . . .   After years of treating patients and analyzing scientific data, prominent Harvard researcher and clinician Dr. Martha Herbert offers a revolutionary new view of autism and a transformative strategy for dealing with it. Autism is not a hardwired impairment programmed into a child’s genes and destined to remain fixed forever, as we’re often told. Instead, it is the result of a cascade of events, many seemingly minor: perhaps a genetic mutation, some toxic exposures, a stressful birth, a vitamin deficiency, and a series of infections. And while other doctors may dismiss your child’s physical symptoms—the diarrhea, anxiety, sensory overload, sleeplessness, immune challenges, and seizures—as coincidental or irrelevant, Dr....
Categories: Psychology & Philosophy

Item Information

ISBN: 0345527194
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Manufacturer: Ballantine Books
Language: English
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 320
US Salesrank: 139162
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