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AUTISM SPECTRUM

DISORDER
M A I M U N A H H E M AY E T U D D I N
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and activities . interests.AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER (ASD) It is a biologically based neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by impairments in two major domains: deficits in social communication and social interaction and restricted repetitive patterns of behavior.

• Pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified. • Classic autism.CONT. or Kanner's autism). (early infantile autism. • Childhood disintegrative disorder. childhood autism. and • Asperger disorder (also known as Asperger syndrome .

DIAGNOSIS • DSM V • ICD 10 .

MANAGEMENT • Behavioral and educational interventions • Psychopharmacologic interventions • Complementary and alternative therapies .

Click icon to add picture COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES .

.COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES • a group of diverse medical and healthcare systems. practices. and products that are not generally considered to be part of conventional medicine.

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BIOLOGIC-BASED INTERVENTIONS .

MELATONIN .

DIETARY INTERVENTIONS .

GLUTEN-FREE &CASEIN-FREE DIET .

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HYPERBARIC OXYGEN .

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Sulforaphane Intravenous immunoglobulin Chelation: ethylene diamine tetraacetic acid [EDTA]. 2. • • • • • • • Secretin Omega3-fatty acids Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) and magnesium Dimethyl glycine (DMG).3dimercaptopropane1sulfonate [DMPS] .3dimercaptosuccinic acid [DMSA]. 2.CONT.

NON-BIOLOGICBASED INTERVENTIONS .

MUSIC THERAPY .

HIPPOTHERAPY .

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• • • • • • • • • Transcranial magnetic stimulation Facilitated communication Auditory integration training Yoga.CONT. and Reiki . therapeutic touch. Qigong massage. healing touch. Acupuncture. chiropractic care. Cranio-sacral therapy.

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