Integration

Integrating the disciplines for a more informed therapy

Understanding PANS & PANDAS

Members Download Article: Insomnia, out-of-control tantrums, separation anxiety, rage, obsessions, disordered eating, paranoia, motor and vocal tics. As a therapist or parent, have you come across a child exhibiting any of these behaviours and...

What is PANDAS/PANS?

Members Download full article  When my middle son, Sammy, was twelve years old he was suddenly struck with an increasingly bizarre series of behaviors, just before the start of sixth grade. He was diagnosed first with obsessive-compulsive...

The Gut As A Key Player In Neuroscience

The Gut As A Key Player In Neuroscience Micaela Monteiro-Haig Subscribers Download Full Article Here... The field of neuroscience has traditionally focused on the role of the brain and its physiology in the regulation of emotions and behaviour....

Allergies Driving Anxiety

Members Download: Nearly 30% of people suffer from anxiety at some time in their lives (Santana & Fontenelle, 2011); equally, almost 30% suffer from ongoing allergies (Sansone & Sansone, 2011). So, it seems likely many anxious people will...

The Second Brain: Trust Your Gut

The Second Brain: Trust Your Gut Leslie E. Korn Members Download: There is no doubt that nutrition affects mental health. Poor nutrition leads to and exacerbates mental illness. Optimal nutrition prevents and treats mental illness. Note the word...

The Body in Stress & Trauma

The Body in Stress & Trauma Robert Scaer Members Download: The brain and the body are parts of a common interactive system. Any outside stimulus or input to the brain must first be registered by the sensory organ systems of the body, and the...

Lithium

Lithium: The Cinderella Story About a Mineral That May Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease James Greenblatt and Kayla Grossman Every four seconds, someone in the world develops dementia. Worldwide, an estimated 35.6 million people already live with a form of this...