Nutritional and Herbal Therapies for Children and Adolescents

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  • Author : George M. Kapalka
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 440 pages
  • ISBN : 9780080958019
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Nutritional and Herbal Therapies for Children and Adolescents

Nutritional and Herbal Therapies for Children and Adolescents
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 06 November 2009
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This volume assists practicing mental health professionals in expanding their knowledge about nutritional and herbal interventions that can be attempted as alternatives to prescription medications. Designed to provide guidance for non-medical caregivers treating children and adolescents who present with emotional and/or behavioral difficulties such as such as depression, anxiety, ADHD, sleep difficulties, impulsivity, distractibility, and other psychological and psychiatric disorders, the volume provides a comprehensive discussion of naturopathic solutions based on existing research. In areas where research is not

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