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Complementary And Alternative Treatments

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

My 19yrs daugther has austim, all the works, what medication DOES NOT put weight on. She has to take melotonin for sleep.

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

My 19yrs daugther has austim, all the works, what medication DOES NOT put weight on. She has to take melotonin for sleep.

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Many thanks for this . Yes we have our girl on multivitamins,but very interested to here about the epsom salts.Taking gluten out of the diet helps also especially the gut..

posted over 5 years ago

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

My 19yrs daugther has austim, all the works, what medication DOES NOT put weight on. She has to take melotonin for sleep.

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

My 19yrs daugther has austim, all the works, what medication DOES NOT put weight on. She has to take melotonin for sleep.

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

Complementary And Alternative Treatments

Ok, 2 with Severe Autism, and 1 dangling close to the spectrum. ...we all have been doin ABA for at least 4 straight years. Of course there a zillions of positives, I'm wondering if it's possible to max out? Do bx Analysts SEE the kid imprisoned in the body? Or do they only see the behavior
If a kid does max out, THEN WHAT
my oldest 10 years old, youngest is 7. So far, The most common advice from APD, DCF, and a very respected group of BCBA'S .....the sooner I find group homes, the better. … read more

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

We're on a waiting list, 4 years in......so frustrating. I had a woman tell me yesterday that breast cancer was a walk in the park compared to #Autism

posted about 6 years ago

Alternative Treatments

Alternative Treatments

I was wondering if anyone has tried any natural supplements/ has anyone used hemp oil? If so how does it work and is it beneficial. Any other alternatives to sleep medication besides melatonin. Has anyone ever use agape

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

@A MyAutismTeam Member - where did you get the CBD oil? I have also been looking into that!

posted over 4 years ago

Have Any Of You Tried The Safe And Sound Protocol (SSP)?

Have Any Of You Tried The Safe And Sound Protocol (SSP)?

Hey all!

Our OT wants to try something called the Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP). She says she’s used it with other kids to help regulate the fight or flight response. She claims it decreases the severity and frequency of meltdowns. I’ve gotta be honest, I’ve been reading but I still I don’t really understand much about it!

Have any of you heard of this? Have you tried it? A link to the program is below.

https://integratedlistening.com/ssp-safe-sound-...

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Also, for anyone interested, I finally got a good layperson’s explanation of the SSP program. I’ll do my best to pass on that explanation below.

Okay, so humans have evolved to interpret especially… read more

posted over 1 year ago

Social Skills Group Therapy In IEP

Social Skills Group Therapy In IEP

We live in Illinois and our 7 year old ASD is in first grade At our last IEP meeting we asked for a Social Skills Group and the school social worker said they don't provide that at the school. We are requesting from the school Social Skills Group Therapy for my son. Please note he is receiving social services from the social worker at the school but we are looking for structured social skills group therapy with his peers hoping for an hour a week dedicated to this. Is this a normal type of… read more

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Paraprofessionals are not trained on teaching social skills to kids with autism. The best thing for my son was when we found a doctor who had enough boys, with similar age, to meet once a week and… read more

posted over 8 years ago

I Am Looking For Help In Ways To Redirect My 3yr Old Son From Hitting?

I Am Looking For Help In Ways To Redirect My 3yr Old Son From Hitting?

He isn't hitting out of anger or from being upset...He hits and slaps and taps you when he is excited or happy. We have tried saying no nice touch sitting him down beside us so many different things but nothing seems to work. Please help any ideas would be great Thank you

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Laughter deff helps lol it's those unexpected smacks that hurt so I've started pretending to cry when he does it so he stops and hugs now. But yeah he still will go to town on you lol

posted almost 5 years ago

How Credible Are Homeopathic Treatment Of Autism? Has Anyone Used This Course Of Treatment. Any Information Would Be Greatly Appreciated.

How Credible Are Homeopathic Treatment Of Autism? Has Anyone Used This Course Of Treatment. Any Information Would Be Greatly Appreciated.

I read some article during a research for alternative treatment methods and became curious on the subject of Homeopathic treatment of autism. The subject was very interesting with a lot of case studies and feedback from parents who are using this alternative method. Does anyone have any input on this subject? Please kindly share you experiences on the Homeopathic and Biomedical Treatment for Autism.

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

I was just going to post the exact same article that crimsonwife did. I think that some biomed approaches may be safe and effective but please read that article before getting caught up in homeopathy… read more

posted about 9 years ago