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Healing without hurting : treating ADHD, apraxia and autism spectrum disorders naturally and effectively without harmful medication

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"Using her candid parenting experiences with her son as a backdrop, Giustra-Kozek provides others with a practical reference guide for nautrally treating ADD/ADHD, autism spectrum disorders and their co-morbid conditions such as sleep issues, depression, impulsivity, and anxiety. As both a parent and mental health professional, Giustra-Kozek examines the mistakes some conventional physicians make when it comes to treating these disorders. Healing without hurting provides a methodical approach to understanding the underlying causes and offers non-pharmaceutical solutions that work."--Provided by publisher.

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Macedon Public Library 616.85 GIU (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52121300594224
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0989452980
  • ISBN: 9780989452984
  • Physical Description: xiii, 370 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Howard Beach, NY : Changing Lives Press, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Our journey begins -- A chronically sick child is a warning that something isn't right -- Developmental and behavioral concerns -- My search for an official diagnosis -- Outlining the most common labels and behaviors -- Let's talk about medications -- Our movement toward alternative treatments -- Genetic vulnerability -- Other early contributing factors -- Immune system assaults -- The gut-brain connection -- Malabsorption syndrome -- Pursuing alternative solutions -- Our road to recovery -- Addressing food sensitivities and diet modifications -- Say no to processed foods -- I'm saying no to GMO -- How food sensitivities & nutritional deficiencies can lead to rage and violence -- Neurotoxins and heavy metals -- A deeper look at other issues plaguing our kids -- Identifying nutritional deficiencies & taking supplements -- Eastern medicine & body work practices -- Other healing practices and therapy treatments -- Preconception and prenatal safety checklist -- What to feed your infant -- Instilling healthy practices including getting your child to eat better -- Openine the world of improvements -- Natural remedies often scrutinized -- A call to action: shifting current practices -- Appendices.
Summary, etc.:
"Using her candid parenting experiences with her son as a backdrop, Giustra-Kozek provides others with a practical reference guide for nautrally treating ADD/ADHD, autism spectrum disorders and their co-morbid conditions such as sleep issues, depression, impulsivity, and anxiety. As both a parent and mental health professional, Giustra-Kozek examines the mistakes some conventional physicians make when it comes to treating these disorders. Healing without hurting provides a methodical approach to understanding the underlying causes and offers non-pharmaceutical solutions that work."--Provided by publisher.
Ownership and Custodial History:
BPL: Gift of Daniel R. Nickerson.
Subject: Therapeutics, Experimental.
Motivational & Inspirational.


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