Provider Directory


 

ADOPTION

Association for Research in International Adoptions (ARIA) - Information from the early years of the Parent Network for the Post-Institutiionalized Child. Also information on sensory integration difficulties in adopted children.

Families for Russian and Ukranian Adoption (FRUA) - Supports adoptive families who are considering adoption, in the process of adopting, and those who have returned home with their precious children!

Sensory Integration Problems in International Adoption - Article by Lindsey Biel, OTR, author of Raising a Sensory Smart Child.

Small World Adoption Foundation of Missouri, Inc. - a licensed international adoption agency specializing in Eastern European adoption, from the countries of Russia and Ukraine. 

 

ALLERGIES

The Allergy Connection - The practice of Dr. Richard Layton, Towson, MD

Allergy or Chemical Reaction? - The difference between IgG and IgE reactions

American Academy or Environmental Medicine (AAEM) - Referral service for physicians treating allergies and food sensitivities

Dr. Doris Rapp - YouTube video of Dr. Rapp speaking about food allergies and behavioral/learning problems.

Nambutripad Allergy Elimination Technique (NAET) - Reprogramming central nervous system to reduce and eliminate reactions causing attention, learning and behavioral problems

Parents of Allergic Children - Organization supporting those looking for the relationship between allergies and learning disabilities, autism and attention deficit disorders

Santa Fe Center for Allergy & Environmental Medicine - The practice of W.A. Shrader, Jr., MD, Sante Fe, NM. Dr. Shrader uses Low Dose Allergens (LDA) to treat all types of allergy, sensitivity and intolerance to inhalants (pollens, dust, mites, danders, etc.), foods and chemicals

Woodlands Healing Research Center Quakertown, PA treating environmental allergies

 

ANTIBIOTICS

Beyond Antibiotics: Are there Healthier Options? - Short article by Michael Schmidt on boosting immunity

Beyond Antibiotics: Strategies for Living in a World of Emerging Infections and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria by Michael Schmidt - Book that includes alternatives that include boosting the immune system through diet, nutrition and lifestyle changes

 

ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER

Attention Deficits: A Developmental Approach, Patricia Lemer's pamphlet on how problems with food allergies, sensory integration and vision can be misdiagnosed as AD(H)D. Published by the Optometric Extension Program and available for purchase

AD(H)D, Vision and Learning. The relationship between convergence insufficiency and attention deficits

Children and Nature Initiative - A program of the National Environmental Education Foundation to promote unstructure outdoor activities to improve children’s health by increasing physical activity, reducing stress, and reducing attention disorders.

Neurotransmitters and AD(H)D - Ronald Hoffman, MD addresses physiological issues in AD(H)D

Research Studies linking food and food additives to ADD and ADHD

 

AUDITORY THERAPIES

AIT for You - Berard Auditory Integration Training with Terrie Silverman

Awakening Ashley: How Sharon Ruben recovered her daughter from autism through Tomatis training

Berard Auditory Integration Training - Sarah Gewanter's Counseling Center

Children's Hearing Institute, NY, NY - Funding for research, educational support, and other programs related to the restoration of hearing for infants and children with hearing loss or profound deafness.

The Davis Center - The World's Premier Sound therapy center run by Dorinne Davis in Succasunna, NJ

Fast ForWord Therapy - A computer-based therapy program for improving auditory and language processing

Georgiana Institute - The information source for Auditory Integration Training (AIT) and Digital Auditory Aerobics (DAA) from Annabel Stehli

IDEA Training Center - Berard AIT Consultation & Training with Sally Brockett

Integrated Listening Systems - Equipment and training that combines advanced psychoacoustics with visual and balance activities that are performed while listening.

Project CHILLD - Center for Holistic Integration of Listerning, Learning and Development in Beverly, MA

Samonas therapy - Individualized sound therapy program that combines the essential elements of music, sound and science in specialized recordings.

Spectrum Center in Tuxedo, NY. Valerie Dejean combines the Tomatis Method of “auditory training” or “listening training” with sensory integration techniques

The Tomatis Method - an indepth look at the amazing work of Alfred Tomatis and the Tomatis method. How it can help those with attention deficits, learning disabilities, speech-language delays and autism.

AUTISM/PERVASIVE DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDER (PDD)/ASPERGER SYNDROME

A Small Miracle - Comprehensive services for children and adults with autism and other special needs in NC

The Age of Autism: Mercury, Medicine and a Man-Made Epidemic - Stunning new book exposing mercury as the root of the first cases of autism

Autism: A Unique Form of Mercury Poisoning - THE paper on mercury toxicity

Autism-Ask - Autism awareness and direct services for those living in SE Michigan

Autism Asperger's Digest Magazine - Quarterly publication with practical and sensible information and articles

Autism Network for Dietary Intervention (ANDI) - Everything about Special Diets for Specal Kids

Autism Resources around the world

Autism Research Institute (ARI) - The legacy of Bernie Rimland and the home of Defeat Autism Now!

Autism Research Unit - University of Sunderland - The work of Dr. Paul Shattock

Autism Society of America (ASA) - National organization with chapters in every state

Autism Treatment Centers of America - Home of the Son-Rise program

Autism Treatment - Mercury chelation - Article by Dr. Amy Holmes

Autism United - Alliance of families and individuals affected by autism spectrum disorders working with professionals and organizations who serve the autism community in Long Island, NY

BEDROCK Community - How the Body Ecology Diet can help in healing autism.

Elementals Living - The practice of Dr. John and Betsy Hicks

FAIR Autism Media - Foundation for Autism Information and Research. Video interviews of experts in autism

Families for Early Autism Treatment (FEAT) - Non-profit organization of parents, family members, and treatment professionals dedicated to providing education, advocacy and support in Northern CA

Generation Rescue - International movement of scientists and physicians researching causes of and treatments for autism, ADHD and chronic illness. Trains volunteer parent mentors for families recovering their children

Holistic Learning Center - A multi-disciplinary diagnostic and treatment center in White Plains, NY providing educational support, nutritional, behavioral, occupational, cranio-sacral, listening and other therapies. 

National Autism Association (NAA) - Educating and empowering families autism with the belief that autism iand other neurological disorders are not lifelong incurable disorders but are biomedically definable and treatable

On-line Asperger's Syndrome Information and Support (OASIS) - Information about high-functioning autism

Programs for Little Learners, Ridgewood, NJ - Collaborative group of Special Educators who believe that children with autism can grow from a variety of learning environments.

Unlocking Autism - An extremely informative site updated frequently

US Autism & Asperger Assoc. - Nonprofit organization for education, support, and solutions for families. Holds annual conference each summer

 

CHIROPRACTIC, CHIROPRACTIC NEUROLOGY, CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY & OSTEOPATHY

Applied Kinesiology Center of Los Angeles - The practice of James Blumenthal, Chiropractic Neurologist, Clinical Nutritionist and Defeat Autism Now! practitioner.

International Chiropractic Pediatric Association - Advancing Family Wellness. Find a doctor near you

Scott Theirl, DC, DACNB, Chiropractic Neurologist - Practice in Glendale, WI with focus on health and wellness for the whole family

John Conde, DC, DACNB, Chiropractic Neurologist, Delray Beach, FL - Rehabilitation for children with developmental delays. Email at drconde@bellsouth.net

Lydian Center for Innovative Medicine - Cambridge, MA.  A holistic health team offering chiropractic, homeopathy, Brain Gym, reflex integration, cranial-sacral therapy and naturopathic medicine to children and adults. 

Northport Wellness Center, Northport, Long Island, NY - A multidisciplinary holistic healthcare facility founded by Alan Scherr, DC

Osteopathic Center for Children Treating birth injuries and other structural issues

Osteopathic Health and Wellness Institute - The practice of Steven Sanet, DO

Spinal Corrective Center, Cedar Rapids, IA. The office of Janet Cuhel

 

DENTISTRY

Amalgam Illness: Diagnosis and Treatment - Andy Cutler's extremely informative website

DAMS - Organization that can help you find a dentist to safely remove mercury amalgam fillings. To request a list of knowledgeable practitioners in your state of province, call 651-644-4572

Dental Amalgam Fillings and Chronic Health Issues - Excellent source of information

Dental Wellness Institute - Dedicated to educating the public about the health hazards of amalgam fillings, chronic mercury poisoning, safe mercury detoxification and the relationship of oral to overall health

Holistic Dental Association - How to find a holistic dentist

Mouthing off About Mercury - Why dental amalgams are dangerous

National Integrated Health Associates (NIHA) - Washington, DC - Biological dental practice of Mark McClure

 

DEVELOPMENTAL SPECIALISTS

A Healing Place for Children - The private practice of Susan Johnson, MD, Colfax, CA

Alternative Choices - The website of psychologist Robert Naseef, Ph.D

The Pediatric and Adolescent Ability Center - The practice of Dr. Mary Megson, Richmond, VA

Total Kids New York - The practice of Mark Freilich, MD

 

DIET (See also Gluten-Free Products)

Aspartame: Sweet Poison - Its dangers, where it lurks, and how to detox from it

Autism Network for Dietary Intervention (ANDI) The website of Lisa Lewis and Karyn Seroussi - Includes list of parents who help new families get on autism-friendly diets. The home of GF-CF ANDI bars which are GREAT snacks!

Body Ecology Diet (BED) - The nutritionally sound diet that helps you recover your heatlh AND build immunity

Cooking to Heal:  Nutrition and Cooking Class for autism and special diets from Julie Matthews. 

Dr. Kalle Reichelt - Research articles about the diet and behavior connection

Feingold Association of the U.S. - Why a diet free of colors, flavors and preservatives can improve your child's behavior, learning, & health

Food Intolerance Network - Food additive info from Australia. TONS of information on what to avoid and how!

Frankferd Farms Foods - Certified organic products and flours, including gluten-free

Healthy Options for Picky Eaters - Culinary wellness and cooking with Annmarie Butera Cantrell, including those with autism.  

Imagine Foods - Gluten- and dairy- free drinks, puddings and soups, some of which are organic

Living Without Magazine - Wonderful resource for people with food and chemical sensitivities - Great recipes

Milk Sucks! - Why cow's milk is only for calves!

MSG Truth - Dangers of MSG and where it hides

Organics - Organic, fair trade, ethical, eco-friendly, vegan, and special diets products, including GF/CF

True Food Network - How to assure that your food is safe

ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICITY

American Academy of Enviromental Medicine

Art Supplies: Full of Toxins - Learn how to recognize what is safe and what is not. 

BioEnergy - Balancing the Energy-Environment-Connection The website of Natalie Golos

Chemical Body Burden - Report from Mt. Sinai Hospital on how toxins accumulate and make us sick

Children's Environmental Health Network a national project dedicated to pediatric environmental health

Environmental Working Group - Ken Cook's site and Kid-Safe Chemicals Act

Feng Shui and Consulting practice of William Spear

Feng Shui and Bau-Biologie The consulting practice of Jeannie Tower

Green Guide - Where to buy non-toxic products

Head lice treatment - Natural products and methods without chemicals

Health Care Without Harm - global coalition of organizations working to protect health by reducing pollution in the health care sector

Healthy Child Healthy World - A global collaboration between parents, health care providers and companies promoting healthy products that limit toxins

Healthy House Institute , tips on identifying and reducing chemical contaminants in the home

Mercury Policy Project - Promoting policies to eliminate mercury use and reduce mercury exposure

National Pediculosis Association - Ridding the body of head lice naturally

Not Too Pretty - The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics

Our Stolen Future - Theo Colborn's site

Pediatric Integrative Health - Approaches to optimizing whole child wellness.  Listen to experts explain environmental issues in pediatric health

 

FAMILY CONSTELLATIONS

The Constellations Group - Washington, DC - Mary Rentschler and her partners

Family Repatterning - New York, NY - Alison Rose Levy's practice

Healing Evenings - Bellevue, WA - Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt's practice

Hidden Solution - Boston, MA - Dr. Dan Booth Cohen's practice

Leah Matalon's Practice - New York, NY

Systemic Institute - Hamden, CT - Ed Lynch's practice

 

FETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME

Fetal Alcohol Support Network, a nonprofit agency, promoting education, advocacy, and survival tactics

National Academy of Sciences Committee Study FAS, covers diagnosis, epidemiology, prevention, and treatment

 

GLUTEN-FREE PRODUCTS

Cherrybrook Kitchen - Allergy-free mixes, including wheat- and gluten-free, egg-free and dairy-free products

Dietary Specialties - Recipes for gluten-free cooking

Elana's Pantry - Fantastic gluten- and dairy-free recipes

EnjoyLife Foods - Gluten-Free cereals and snacks

GF/CF Diet - One of the largest GF/CF Resources on the Internet

Gluten-Free Mall The special diet supermarket

GlutenFree.com Recipes, products and more

Gluten-Free On the Go - The allergy-friendly guide to restaurants, pubs, cafes and hotels wherEVER you are!

Gluten-Free Passport - How to travel and dine out gluten-free. Includes apps, books and more.

Kininkkinnick Foods - Gluten-free products for people with celiac disease, food intolerances and allergies

Savory Palate - The website of gluten-free guru Carol Fenster. Books, recipes and more

 

HOMEOPATHY

Classical Homeopaths, listing for Canada, and U.S. (by state)

Healthy Homeopathy - The website of Drs. Judyth Reichenberg-Ullman and Robert Ullman

HomeoViticS - A registered homeopathic medicine manufacturer

Homotoxicology - Homeopathy and homotoxicology defined

Real Child Center - The practice of Mary Coyle

School of Spirtual Homeopathy - Courses provide deep and enriched understanding of homeopathy in an expanded energetic and spiritual context

Squirrel Hill Family Wellness Center - The practice of Dr. Franne Berez

LABORATORIES

Alletess Medical Laboratory - Allergy and food sensitivity testing that can be ordered by a physician to be done without a blood draw. Customized menu planning based on test results.

Doctors Data - Offers tests for assessment, detection, prevention and treatment of heavy metal burden, nutritional deficiencies, gastrointestinal functions, metabolic abnormalities and diseases of environmental origin.

Genova Diagnostics (formerly Great Smokies Lab) - Offers over 100 specialized assessments, covering a wide range of physiological areas including nutritional, digestive, immunology, metabolic function and endocrinology

Great Plains Laboratory - Comprehensive laboratory founded and run by Dr. William Shaw. Also sponsors conferences and Webinars all over the world, including in foreign languages.

LAWS

The Center on Human Policy, Law and Disabilities - Watch-dog organization for rights of people with disabilities

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) - Everything you need to know, including recent changes

 

LEARNING DISABILITIES

Learning Disabilities and Vision - How many learning disabilities are misdiagnosed. Why a vision exam is crucial

LDonline, an interactive guide to learning disabilities

Lindamood Bell - One-on-one tutoring and Profefssional Development Programs for reading, writing and mathematics that stimulate the basic sensory functions related to learning by developing the underlying processes

 

NUTRITION & VITAMINS

Allergy and Nutrition Clinic - The nutrition practice of Laura Power

Autism Help at Home - The nutrition and holistic health coaching practice of Kathleen Reily, CHHC, AADP

Coromega - Get Omega 3 without swallowing a pill with high DHA Omega-3 and Multi-Vitamin & Mineral Gummies

Creating Healthy Children - The practice of Karen Ranzi, Ramsey, NJ

The nutrition practice of DDR Co-founder and Nutrition Detective Kelly Dorfman

Dana Laake Nutrition - The nutrition practice of Dana Laake

Healthful Living - The nutrition practice of Julie Matthews

HealthPro Labs - Transdermal creams for complete absorption

It's Alimentary - The nutritional therapy practice of Beverly Seng

Kirkman -The oldest and one of the leading manufacturers of nutritional supplements for individuals with food allergies, special dietary requirements and environmental sensitivities

Martek - A variety of DHA Omega 3 products

New Beginnings Nutritionals - Affordable, high quality supplements specially designed for adults and children with special needs and allergies

Nourishing Hope - Nutritional consultant Julie Matthews. Cooking and nutrition for autism and related disorders.

Nutrition Care Process for Autism - The practice of Judy Converse, author of Special Needs Kids Eat RIGHT.

Speech Nutrients - Nutritional support for late talkers and verbal apraxia

Morgan Tel'or - Functional medicine nutritionist with training from Dietrich Klinghardt, MD, and Defeat Autism Now!

Transfer Factor - The work of Hugh Fudenberg, MD

PHARMACIES

Hopewell Pharmacy - Compounding Pharmacy specializing in gluten/casein/dairy/dye free medications. Accepts most insurances for compounds including Methyl B12, Nystatin, DMSA and many more.

Nutri-Chem - Canadian pharmacy specializing in supplements for Down syndrome and other disabilities

PURE Compounding Pharmacy - Compounded prescriptions free of dyes, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, dairy, casein, yeast, stearates, nuts, eggs, shellfish, excitotoxins, artificial sweeteners, colors or flavors

Village Green Apothecary - Pharmacy specializing in nutritional supplements, vitamins, homeopathic remedies, and additive-free prescriptions

Willner Chemists providing nutritional supplements and homeopathic remedies

York Downs Pharmacy Canadian pharmacy offering custom compounding

 

SENSORY INTEGRATION, MOVEMENT, REFLEXES, BRAIN GYM & OCCUPATIONAL and PHYSICAL THERAPY

ATeachAbout, Diana Henry's tools and services for OTs and teachers. Innovative workshops and books.

A Total Approach - A group of OTs, PTs and SLPs working in a holistic fashion. Therapies include Tomatis

Abilities OT Services and Seminars - The practice of Shoshana Shaumberg in Baltimore, MD

Bal-a-Vis-X - Bill Hubert's rhythmic Balance, Auditory and Vision Exercises for brain and brain-body integration

Bergen Pediatric Therapy Center - Sensory integration-based OT, PT and speech therapies, as well as Tomatis-based listening therapy in Westwood, NJ

Lindsey Biel, OTR/L - Co-author of Raising a Sensory Smart Child. Great information on sensory integration dysfunction

Building Bridges Therapy Center - Sensory Integration pediatric clinic, staffed by a team of SLPS,OTs and PTs

Canada's Association for the Neurologically Disabled - Includes checklist indicating sensory dysfunction

 

Center for Kinesthetic Education:  Innovative classes that contribute to improvement in attention, balance, coordination, development, memory, motivation, perceptual alertness, performance, and sequencing.

Developmental Therapy Associates (DTA) - Sensory-based occupational therapy and speech-language services in Durham and Cary, NC

Embrace the Child - The website of Stacy Rosello, MA, OTR/L, offering home-based, family-centered, sensory integration occupational therapy in and around Pittsburgh, PA. 

Eve Kodiak - Brain Gym practitioner, reflex integration specialist, cranio-sacral therapist and musician.  Author of Rappin with the Reflexes and Feelin Free!

Expressive Therapeutic Movement - a 501c3 not-for-profit organization specializing in psycho-physical therapy using movement, dialogue, and drawing.

FAB Strategies - The website of John Pagano, PhD, OTR,  consultant and workshop leader with over 30 years experience as a pediatric occupational therapist working with children who have behavioral, developmental, and sensory processing challenges.

Futures Unlimited - Chronologically controlled developmental therapy for children and adults with autism, cerebral palsy, learning disabilities and other developmental delays, designed by the late Ed Snapp, PT. Highly recommended by Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt

GMS Institute/ Perceptual Motor Therapy - Sensory motor, movement and development programs for kids with all types of special needs. Runs 2 week summer camp programs for kids of all ages

HANDLE Institute - Drug-free alternatives for neurodevelopmental disorders

How Does Your Engine Run? - The ALERT program for sensory integration

Integrative Movement - The practice of Lara Polsky Gillease in Asheville, NC.  Individualized Movement Learning Approach for Infants & Children with Special Needs including Anat Baniel and cranio-sacral therapy. 

Masgutova Institute - A set of programs developed by Svetlana Masgutova. Workshops, camps and seminars held internationally, focusing on the restoration and maturation of primary movements, reflexes, coordination systems, and skills for optimal performance of natural mechanisms, developmental processes, brain functioning, and sensory-motor integration.

Miyoshi Method - The practice of Mari Miyoshi, occupational therapist and cranio-sacral therapist, New York City

OTA Watertown - The sensory clinic of Jane Koomar, OT, PhD, Watertown, MA

Out-of-Sync-Child - Carol Kranowitz's website

PDP Sensory Integration Products - Whistles and other OT products and workshops

Pocketful of Therapy - Toys and educational products

PE For Life - Promotes daily physical education for kids

Pyramid of Potential - Kathy Johnson's approach to attention, learning and behavior problems by addressing underlying sensory-motor and neuro-developmental issues through reflex integration, Brain Gym and more. 

The Recycling Occupational Therapist - The work of Barbara Smith, OTR. including her book From Rattles to Writing

Responsible Health for Children - Why tummy time is essential to development

S'Cool Moves - Movement and learning program that prepares children for reading and writing.  Developed by reading specialist Debra Wilson.

Sensory Comfort - Making life more comfortable for children and adults who have sensory processing issues

Sensory Learning Center International - Developmental learning that unites auditory, visual and vestibular input to improve perception, understanding and the ability to learn.

Sensory Research Center - A non-profit organization focusing on sensory problems in children with autism. 

Sensory Systems Clinic - Children's occupational therapy services in St. Clair Shores, MI

Sensory Tools - The website of Australian occupational therapist, Genevieve Jereb. Great CDs!

Southpaw Enterprises, Inc. - Manufacturer of sensory integration and neuro-developmental products

Therapeeds - a nationwide corporation committed to providing the highest quality pediatric therapy services to parents and therapists. Also conducts continuing education seminars in all fifty states and online through web conferencing services. The practice of Julia Harper, OTR.

Therapro - Your one-stop shop for everything sensory. Innovative toys, games, gross and fine motor products for occupational therapists, speech therapists, physical therapists, educators, and parents.

Therapy Solutions for Children - The pediatric occupational therapy practice of Rita Arpino Patterson, OTR/L, Severna Park, MD. Complete services for sensory processing disorders.

Waterway Babies - Water therapy to improve physical and mental abilities for babies with developmental delays

WeeZee World - The world of "Yes I Can!" A sensory gym for families of children with and without disabilities.  Over 18,000 sq. ft. of fun in Westchester County, NY. 

Wellness Works Therapy - A multi-disciplinary clinic offering occupational, speech-language and physical therapy for early intervention and feeding issues, as well as and for older children and adults in Southern California

 

SPEECH & LANGUAGE

Beyond Speech Language Therapy - Leading developer of online speech therapy

Blue Ridge Speech Hearing Center - Offering professional, affordable and compassionate speech-language, audiology and occupational therapy services in Loudoun County, VA

Chatterboxes - Pediatric Speech-language pathology & feeding private practice located in Newton Centre, MA

McLean Speech and Language Services - Clinic in McLean, VA includes all types of therapy for expressive and receptive language disorders, as well as Berard Auditory Training.

National Speech/Language Therapy Center - Family-oriented practice specializing in learning, language and autism spectrum disorders

Stepping Stones Therapy - Speech-language and occupational therapy in Bethesda, MD

 

VACCINES

Evidence of Harm - Mercury in vaccines & the autism epidemic: a medical controversy - The website of David Kirby

Institute of Vaccine Safety- Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health - Thimerosal content of some US licensed vaccines

National Vaccine Information Center - America's vaccine safety watchdog. THE headquarters for everything you ever wanted to know about vaccines

No Mercury - A philanthropic-based venture whose mission is to educate policy makers, physicians and the public regarding the dangers associated with the use of Thimerosal, a mercury containing preservative used in vaccines. 

Parents Requesting Open Vaccine Education (PROVE) - Mission to prevent vaccine injury and death and to promote and protect the right of every person to make informed independent vaccination decisions

People Advocating Vaccine Education (PAVE) - Organization helping the public make informed and intelligent decisions about childhood and adult vaccines

SmartVax - An balanced alternative to no vaccines and maximized vaccines

Think Twice Global Vaccine Institute - Uncensored information about vaccines and how they affect our children from Neal Z. Miller, author of Vaccine Safety Manual

Vaccination Debate - An Australian looks at vaccines and their potential side effects

Vaccine Epidemic - How Corporate Greed, Biased Science, and Coercive Government Threaten Our Human Rights, Our Health, and Our Children.  A great book making the case for vaccine rights.
 

Vaccination Information and Choice Network - The website of homeopath Sheri Nakken

Vaccine Adverse Event Report System (VAERS) - How and where to report a vaccine reaction

Vaccine Injury Alliance -The law firm of Conway, Homer & Chin-Caplan, P.C. specializing in obtaining compensation for persons injured by vaccines.

Vaccination News - A newsletter providing a wide range of news and views on vaccinations and vaccination policy

World Association for Vaccine Education (WAVE) - Learn about vaccine ingredients, side effects and pros and cons of vaccination supported by research. 

VISION DEVELOPMENT

Autism and Vision: More than Meets the Eye - Article authored by Patricia Lemer for Autism Asperger Digest.

Autism: The Vision Connection - Article by Dr. Jeffrey Getzell from the Autism File magazine.

Choosing an Eye Doctor - Why a behavioral optometrist is the right professional to examine your child's eyes

College of Optometrists in Vision Development - The certifying organization for optometrists delivering vision therapy. Find an optometrist near you.

The practice of Dr. Beth Ballinger, Newport Beach, CA

Boulder Valley Vision Therapy, Boulder, CO, the practice of Dr. Jennifer Simonson

The practice of Dr. Mary Carroll, Las Vegas, NV

The practice of Dr. Sanford Cohen, Wheaton, MD

The practice of Dr. Steven Gallop Broomall, PA

The practice of Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, Centennial, CO

The practice of Dr. Celia Hinrichs, Sudbury, MA, 978-443-7529 or office.celiahinrichsod@verizon.net

The practice of Dr. Robert Hohendorf, Wyoming, MI

The practice of Dr. Kellye Knueppel, Brookfield and Watertown, WI

The practice of Dr. Sarah Lane, Lakewood, NJ

Indiana Vision Development Center, Fort Wayne, IN, the practice of Dr. Carl Myers

The Learning Clinic - The practice of Merrill Bowan, OD, Pittsburgh, PA

The practice of Dr. Neil Margolis, Arlington Heights, IL

Open Eyes:  A DVD of vision activities to improve classroom performance

The practice of Dr. Leonard Press, Fair Lawn, NJ

The practice of Dr. Robyn Rakov, Laguna Hills, CA

The practice of Dr. Robin Sapossnek, Huntingdon Valley, PA

The practice of Dr. Diane Serex-Dougan, Parkville, MD

The practice of Dr. Cathy Stern, Canton, MA

The Mind-Eye Connection: The practice of Dr. Deborah Zelinsky, Northbrook, IL

The practice of Alan and Gregory Toler, OD Richmond, VA

Vision & Conceptual Development Center - The practice of Dr. Amanda Zeller

Vision Development Institute - The practice of Dr. Hans Lessmann, Pittsburgh, PA

The practice of Dr. Joel Warshowsky in Roslyn, NY and Ringwood, NJ

Optometric Extension Program Foundation - A list of doctors who do vision therapy worldwide. Publisher of books and pamphlets on vision, including EnVISIONing a Bright Future by Patricia S. Lemer

Optometrists Network -- List of doctors offering vision therapy and information about vision and learning

Parents Active for Vision Education - Non-profit supporting vision therapy

Seeing in Three-D - How vision affects spatial understanding

Strabismus Information about what is commonly known as crossed-eyes

Vision & Special Needs - How vision issues can cause attention deficits, autism and other developemental delays

Vision Therapy (VT): What is it? -- Benefits of vision therapy for a variety of conditions

OTHER ISSUES

Center for Mind Body Medicine - Professional training on Food as Medicine, alternative treatments for cancer

Family Village - Broad range of information for disabled individuals and their providers

Health World Online - the self-described "health supersite"

High Tech Health - Far Infared saunas

Hippotherapy.com Therapeutic horse-back riding

Mothering Magazine - The top parenting publication from conception on

Parents Helping Parents - resources for and by parents of special-needs children

Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network - A new perspective for planning the future of those with disabilities

Pediatric / Adolescent Gastroesophageal Reflux Association - Help for digestive disorders in children

 


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