I’ll quickly go through language acquisition in typically developing children. There are several contributing factors to second language acquisition: Age the child is first exposed to the second language Duration of language exposure Maternal education Socio-economic status Maternal immigration status Maternal language proficiency The Concern Many bilingual parents are concerned about introducing a second language […]
Alpha-Ketoglutaric Acid is most times used in the beginning stages of healing autism if it’s needed. Diet changes of being at least gluten-free and dairy-free is best to determine the need. And please work with a knowledgeable functional medicine practitioner on this. Indications Of Need Used when someone has, excess ammonia in the blood. This […]
Warning – This is experimental research Microbiota Transfer Therapy is not FDA approved as a treatment for autism. Microbiota Transfer Therapy is just starting to gain traction in treating diseases, although there have been deaths from MTT. So please consult your health care practitioner. This is not something to try on your own. What Is […]
I’m going to start off with two scientific facts. Autism involves both genetic and environmental risk factors. Healing from autism is possible. This is a scientific fact. Currently, 9% of those diagnosed with autism heal completely. Clinical and population-based studies of those with autism report poor long-term outcomes regarding education, employment, independent living, and peer […]
Warning – This is for Beginners AND Advanced Magnesium is many times used both at the beginning of healing from autism, as well as towards the end. In the beginning, it’s usually used alone, but towards the end of healing, it’s used in combination with other supplements that need Magnesium as a cofactor. So, many […]
Many parents ask me, ‘’My child is improving, but now has regressed. Is all that improvement lost forever?’’ No. There are two types of regression commonly seen when healing your child from autism, and each one actually has a great benefit. The first type of regression is from when you introduce a new aspect of […]
Warning – This information is for Beginners Carnosine is most often used in the early part of the autism healing journey. It’s usually after the first step, which is diet changes. Make sure that a special diet has been implemented for a couple of months to see if carnosine really is needed, and then you […]
“Are hearing problems causing speech issues for your child with autism, even if they passed their hearing test?’’ This post is for you if you've ever said to yourself, “I know my child can hear, but I also think he can't hear certain things, even though he can hear.’’
If you suspect your child with autism has a hearing problem, even though they might be able to pass a hearing test, you more than likely are right. Loss or lesser functioning of the inner ear can cause a reduced ability to discriminate between two sounds or also impaired auditory tuning.
Melatonin most often is used at the beginning of healing but sometimes used towards the end. In the beginning, it’s usually used alone and solely for sleep but towards the end of healing, it is used in combination with other supplements.