Searching for the best therapist for your child can be a time consuming and frustrating process. With the availability of several different types of counselors and therapists, it can become confusing deciding which one is best for your child. 570 more words
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This is an excellent article by James Fink from his blog, Fink Scientifically on the effects of trauma on DNA.
In Long Island, NY a father was brought to court after spanking his 8 year old son for cursing at another adult. The court ruled that the spanking did not constitute excessive punishment. 140 more words
Here’s a story from some time ago, when I had just begun working with 7-year-old Rhythm, a nonverbal autistic boy.
On one of my earliest visits with the family, Rhythm held his hands up in front of him and began slapping them loosely one over the other– a type of flapping I had never seen before? 587 more words
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Treatments that were strongly discredited include past life regression therapy, crystal healing, or withholding food or water. Researchers noted that a quick Internet search reveals that many of these discredited treatments are still being used and can pose risks to both patients and practitioners.