Cutting-Edge Therapies For Autism, 2010-2011
For parents of children with autism, research is a full-time job. For parents with limited time, ability, or resources to do this, Ken Siri and Tony Lyons have compiled the latest in autism research and treatment. Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism contains contributions from more than fifty experts on a variety of therapies, models, and multifaceted evaluation and treatment centers. Each contributor gives the reader a basic description of the topic, including its scientific rationale, development, risks, and benefits. Siri and Lyons include the therapies of the future, focusing on current clinical trials, ongoing research, and the researchers striving to better understand autism and find new treatments. Contributions include: Dr. James Adams on chelation Dr. Jeffrey Becker on vision therapy Dr. Marvin Boris on allergies Dr. Charles Chapple on CST Ms. Judy Chinitz on parasites Ms. Jenifer Clark on ABA and the future Ms. Meghan Collins on physical therapy Ms. Dorinne Davis on sound therapies Dr. Michael Elice on IVIG Dr. Alessio Fasano on probiotics Dr. Mark Freilich on psychopharmacology Dr. Richard E. Frye on AEDs Dr. Michael Goldberg on defining autism Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh on CARD Dr. Devin Houston on enzymes Ms. Cindy Griffin on homeopathy Dr. Lester Grinspoon on marijuana Dr. Boyd Haley on OSR Ms. Valerie Herskowitz on technology Dr. James Jan on melatonin Mr. Markus Jarrow on OT/SIT Dr. Betty Jarusiewicz on neurofeedback Mr. Raun Kaufman on Son-Rise Dr. Alexander Kolevzon on research Ms. Mariah LeFeber on dance/movement Dr. Lisa Lewis & Ms. Karyn Seroussi on diets Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona on antifungals Dr. Frank Morales on stem cells Dr. James Neubrander on MB12 Ms. Lavinia Pereira on speech Dr. Sally Rogers on the Denver Model Dr. Harry Schneider on language Dr. Jaquelyn McCandless on LDN Dr. Louisa Silva on massage Dr. Fred Starr on Respen-A Dr. Theoharis Theoharides on novel therapies Dr. Lauren Tobing-Puente on parenting Dr. Gil Tippy on DIR/Floortime Dr. Anju Usman on biofilm Ms. Ginny Van Rie on sensory therapy Dr. Amy Yasko on nutrigenomics and many more!