Lesson 1: A Whole Child Approach

a whole child approach

treat the whole child

Like many health conditions, autism is complex, and there is no one solution. While there is currently no cure, many kids with autism spectrum disorder benefit from a whole child approach (aka. treating the whole child) including, diet and lifestyle modifications.

is mealtime a challenge?

Keeping your child's nutritional status up is essential, as many nutrients such as omega 3 fats, zinc, B vitamins, and vitamin D factor into autism symptoms. Earlier in this program, we discussed the importance of a whole-foods diet. In this module, I am going to introduce you to a popular diet for kids on the spectrum and share strategies for sensory processing challenges.