In my ongoing research of autism treatments, I have been delighted to find that some of the most effective means of addressing autism involve reconnecting with the natural world, the physical body and the creative self.
Heartening results have been reported from a vast array of activities including yoga, gardening, dance, horseback riding and art therapy. Fun, engaging and non-invasive, these activities produce real improvements in the functionality and level of well-being of individuals with autism.
This is especially important to bear in mind in light of a disturbing press release I read yesterday addressing the “underserved” market of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) by the pharmaceutical industry. A rush of enthusiasm to market atypical anti-psychotics for irritability in children with autism owes to these stated facts ... More @ http://www.autismkey.com/anti-psychotics-for-autism-set-to-flood-the-market/
Skills: How those with autism think and act - Green Bay Press Gazette - Green Bay Press Gazette *Skills: How those with autism think and act* *Green Bay Press Gazette* Did you know that April is *autism* awareness month? *Auti...
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