Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Article # 332. Alternative medicine for Autism
Alternative medicine for Autism
Because autism can't be cured, many parents seek out alternative and complementary therapies, but these treatments have little or no research to support their effectiveness. You could, unintentionally, reinforce negative behaviours. And some alternative treatments can be potentially dangerous.
Talk with your child's doctor about the scientific evidence of any therapy that you're considering for your child. Examples of complementary and alternative therapies include: