We're happy to have a copy hot of the presses of Outsmarting Autism, Updated and Expanded Build Healthy Foundations for Communication, Socialization, and Behavior at All Ages by Patricia Lemer to give to one lucky reader. I especially love this part of the title; ALL AGES. Those of us with older children on the spectrum know that services and attention grow scant as they leave school. Thank you and congratulations to Ms. Lemer. Leave a comment to enter the contest, include your email in the email line of the comment form.
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A comprehensive resource for parents, therapists, caregivers, and educators, packed with lifelong strategies for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) management and support
Newly revised and updated, this user-friendly guide addresses autism identification, treatment, and prevention from pre-conception through adulthood. Outsmarting Autism describes more than 50 practical approaches with proven efficacy, including lifestyle modification, dietary considerations, and boosting the immune system. After health improves, focus turns to developing the sensory foundations for communication, social skills, and learning.
Patricia Lemer’s approach is grounded in research on multifactorial causes, or “Total Load Theory,” which explains that developmental delays are caused not by one single factor, but by an overload of environmental stressors on genetically vulnerable individuals.
Because every person with autism is unique, this book guides readers to the therapies that may be right for each individual, helping to make the difference between management and healing. New research on topics like stem cells, cannabis, and dentistry is now included.