Understanding controversial therapies for children with autism, attention deficit disorder, and other learning disabilities: a guide to complementary and alternative medicine

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Jessica Kingsley Publishers,
Pub. Date:
2008.
Language:
English
Description
Kurtz, a pediatric occupational therapist gives parents reasons to consider complementary and alternative medicine approaches in the treatment of special needs children, then describe such alternative medical systems as acupuncture and acupressure, ayurveda, homeopathy, naturopathy and osteopathy. She lists and describes mind-body interventions such as aromatherapy and animal-assisted therapy, commercially-available therapies, sign language and video modeling, then describes biologically based interventions, manipulative and body-based methods such as massage and reflexology. With each entry she details how the therapy or intervention relates to learning disabilities and concludes with lists of resources, including recommended reading. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
More Details
ISBN:
9781843108641
184310864
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID d1b59c88-7f12-8be7-1664-3a3faeb56732
full_title understanding controversial therapies for children with autism attention deficit disorder and other
author kurtz lisa a
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-14 05:04:21AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1576058987329093632
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Kurtz, Lisa A.
author-letter Kurtz, Lisa A.
author_additional Lisa A. Kurtz.
author_display Kurtz, Lisa A
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Entire Collection
available_at_arlington Central
callnumber-a RJ496.L4
callnumber-first R - Medicine
callnumber-subject RJ - Pediatrics
callnumber_sort_arlington 618.928589 KURTZ
collection_arlington Adult Nonfiction
date_added 2011-01-26T05:00:00Z
days_since_added 2396
detailed_location_arlington Central Adult Nonfiction
display_description
format_arlington Book
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington Books
grouping_category book
id d1b59c88-7f12-8be7-1664-3a3faeb56732
isbn 184310864, 9781843108641
item_details ils:.b12983986|.i13496943|Central Adult Nonfiction|618.928589 KURTZ|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|May 26, 2015|can||
itype_arlington Paperback
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington 618.928589 KURTZ
local_callnumber_exact_arlington 618.928589 KURTZ
local_callnumber_left_arlington 618.928589 KURTZ
local_days_since_added_arlington 2396
num_holdings 1
oclc (OCoLC)166387845
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
physical 208 p. ; 25 cm.
popularity 2
primary_isbn 9781843108641
publishDate 2008
publishDateSort 2008
publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details ils:.b12983986|Book|Books||English|Jessica Kingsley Publishers,|2008.|208 p. ; 25 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b12983986|.i13496943|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
series JKP essentials
series2 JKP essentials.
series_with_volume JKP essentials
subject_facet Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Alternative treatment, Autism in children -- Alternative treatment, Learning disabilities -- Alternative treatment
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
title Understanding controversial therapies for children with autism, attention deficit disorder, and other learning disabilities : a guide to complementary and alternative medicine
title_display Understanding controversial therapies for children with autism, attention deficit disorder, and other learning disabilities : a guide to complementary and alternative medicine
title_full Understanding controversial therapies for children with autism, attention deficit disorder, and other learning disabilities : a guide to complementary and alternative medicine / Lisa A. Kurtz
title_short Understanding controversial therapies for children with autism, attention deficit disorder, and other learning disabilities :
title_sort understanding controversial therapies for children with autism, attention deficit disorder, and other learning disabilities a guide to complementary and alternative medicine
title_sub a guide to complementary and alternative medicine