Complementary and Integrative Approaches: Adjuncts for Pediatric Speech and Language Pathologists AriellaShira Lewis, M.A. Pediatric Speech and Language

  • View
    213

  • Download
    0

Embed Size (px)

Text of Complementary and Integrative Approaches: Adjuncts for Pediatric Speech and Language Pathologists...

  • Slide 1
  • Complementary and Integrative Approaches: Adjuncts for Pediatric Speech and Language Pathologists AriellaShira Lewis, M.A. Pediatric Speech and Language Therapist
  • Slide 2
  • INTRODUCTION Training and Pediatric Experience Training and Pediatric Experience Recent Demographic Observations Recent Demographic Observations Journey into Complementary and Integrative Approaches Journey into Complementary and Integrative Approaches
  • Slide 3
  • Complementary and Integrative Approaches in Medicine Definitions Definitions Alternative medicine: any therapy that patients use instead of conventional medicine (old and new) Alternative medicine: any therapy that patients use instead of conventional medicine (old and new) e.g. biofields, subtle energies, consciousness, intention, faith, prayer e.g. biofields, subtle energies, consciousness, intention, faith, prayer Complementary medicine: an alternative medicine practice used in conjunction with a conventional one. Complementary medicine: an alternative medicine practice used in conjunction with a conventional one. Integrative medicine: combines conventional medical therapies and CAM therapies for which there is some high- quality scientific evidence of safety and effectiveness, allowing for healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person (body, mind, spirit and lifestyle) Integrative medicine: combines conventional medical therapies and CAM therapies for which there is some high- quality scientific evidence of safety and effectiveness, allowing for healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person (body, mind, spirit and lifestyle)
  • Slide 4
  • MEDICAL and SCIENTIFIC SUPPORT NATIONAL / INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS NATIONAL / INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), NIH 1991 (integrate evidence-based CAM practices into conventional medical practice) American Association of Integrative Medicine International Society for the Study of Subtle Energy and Energy Medicine 1989 Institute of Noetic Sciences 1975
  • Slide 5
  • MEDICAL and SCIENTIFIC SUPPORT Universty and Hospital Departments of Integrative Medicine Universty and Hospital Departments of Integrative Medicine Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine at UC Irvine UCLA Collabrative Centers for Integrative Medicine (CCIM) Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at UCSF Institute of Health & Healing, CA Pacific Medical Center, SF Harvard University, Beth Israel Medical Center University of Michigan University of Maryland University of Colorado, etc
  • Slide 6
  • MEDICAL and SCIENTIFIC SUPPORT Quantum Physics Quantum Physics typically operates on the microscopic scale of atoms and subatomic particles entanglement of particles wave particle duality, entanglement observation/consciouness actually influences the physical processes quantum tunnelling instant movement of information wide technological application
  • Slide 7
  • MEDICAL and SCIENTIFIC SUPPORT EPIGENETICS EPIGENETICS Central Dogma primacy of DNA genetic determinism 1953 DNA RNA protein DNA RNA protein Genes are blueprints and can be changed by perception environmental regulatory DNA RNA protein signal protein signal protein
  • Slide 8
  • TIME LINE 12 years + 6 to 12 years: 2 to 6 years: Birth to 2 years: Fetal Period: Embryonic Period: Germ cell development:
  • Slide 9
  • MEDICAL and SCIENTIFIC SUPPORT Telepathic Communication Telepathic Communication Communication of thought from one person to another by means other than sensory perception of the physical senses. Also called thought transference thought transferencethought transference Indigenous Communities Psychics telempathic communication Research
  • Slide 10
  • APPLICATIONS Whole medical systems: homeopathy, naturopathy, ayurveda, traditional Chinese medicine, Acupressure EFT omeopathynaturopathyayurvedatraditional Chinese medicineomeopathynaturopathyayurvedatraditional Chinese medicine Mind-body medicine: meditationmeditation, intention, prayer, mental healing, art therapy, music therapy, dance therapy. prayerart therapymusic therapydance therapy meditationprayerart therapymusic therapydance therapy Biologically based practices: nutrition, dietary supplements, herbal supplements, nutrition, dietary supplements, herbal supplements,dietary supplementsherbal supplementsdietary supplementsherbal supplements Manipulative and Body-Based Practices: spinal manipulationspinal manipulation (both chiropractic and osteopathic), massage, craniosacral, Energy Kinesiology, (the use of manual muscle strength testing), Educational Kinesiology (Brain Gym) chiropracticosteopathicmassage spinal manipulationchiropracticosteopathicmassage Energy therapies: healing energy, qi gong, reiki, therapeutic touch, electromagnetic therapy. healing energy, qi gong, reiki, therapeutic touch, electromagnetic therapy.qi gongreikitherapeutic touchelectromagnetic therapyqi gongreikitherapeutic touchelectromagnetic therapy
  • Slide 11
  • APPLICATION to SPEECH and LANGUAGE THERAPY DISCUSSION OF THE NEW CHILDREN DISCUSSION OF THE NEW CHILDREN Dont get side tracked by labels ( S. Rother 2002): Indigo Children, Crystal Children, Rainbow Children, Star Children (D. Jacob), Children of Now (Dr M. Losey), Children of Spirit (E. Dosick), Psychic Children, etc Indigo Children, Crystal Children, Rainbow Children, Star Children (D. Jacob), Children of Now (Dr M. Losey), Children of Spirit (E. Dosick), Psychic Children, etc Characteristics of Crystal Children 1. 1.Extremely sensitive physically, emotionally, energetically 2.Possess large eyes and an intense stare 3.Start talking late 4.Use telepathy and self invented sign language 5.May be diagnosed with autism, Aspergers, verbal apraxia 6.Very connected to nature, animals, water, rocks and crystals 7.Magnetic personalities, affectionate, loving, innocence, forgiving 8.Musically oriented and may sing before talking, artistic, creative 9.Natural healers, nurturers and peacemakers 10.May be fearless explorers, and climbers with amazing balance 11.Often are natural vegetarians and may have a high metabolism 12.Their energy may disrupt electrical appliances 13.Often discuss angels, spirit guides, and past life memories 14.Vulnerable and may experience spiritual woundings
  • Slide 12
  • Slide 13
  • CHARACTERISTICS SENSITIVITIES SENSITIVITIES Light Sound Tactile Tastes and odors Low vibrational food Synaesthesia Internal Heightened sensitivity / sensory dysfunction Earths magnetic field, moon, electromagnetic fields Feelings and energy fields of individuals and groups Perceiving other dimensional stimuli Experiencing other dimensions
  • Slide 14
  • COMMUNICATION COMMUNICATION Limited vocabulary & words per utterance. Articulation is variable, sometimes unusual Word structure unusual Telepathic PSYCHIC ABILITIES PSYCHIC ABILITIES Adult Experiences See, hear and sense things Stimming Out-of -Body Experiences ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES
  • Slide 15
  • WOUNDINGS WOUNDINGS Griefweeping at apparent separation Distrustcannot count on any reality Shameembarrassed before the cosmos Selfishnessfear of interacting with the world Panicsuspended with nothing to grasp Indignationrighteousness at lack of dignity Resentmentwish for world to match vision
  • Slide 16
  • THERAPEUTIC APPLICATIONS CONSULTATION CONSULTATION ENVIRONMENTAL SUPPORT ENVIRONMENTAL SUPPORT Detoxification of mothers preconception and pregnancy Calm, incorpoating nature, water, pastel colors Avoid florescent lighting Protection from electromagnetic fields Energetic clearing BODILY SUPPORT BODILY SUPPORT Nutrition, food sensitivity testing Detoxification from heavy metals, etc Sensory diet, Sensory Integration Earthing Hyperbaric Oxygenation Therapy
  • Slide 17
  • THERAPEUTIC APPLICATIONS Consultation SUZY MILLER Boardway Family Michael, Janiece, Tristan
  • Slide 18
  • Kinesiology Self Administered Kinesiology
  • Slide 19
  • BODILY SUPPORT continued BODILY SUPPORT continued Sound Color Other energies Vision Therapy Massage, brushing, deep pressure Yoga, gymnastics Craniosacral COMMUNICATION SUPPORT COMMUNICATION SUPPORT Honor the children where they are Communicate telepathically as far as possible Transitional nonverbal communication system Begin with toning, chanting and singing Tactile and vibrational stimulation Oral motor activities Communication with animals, nature, etc
  • Slide 20
  • Chakra System
  • Slide 21
  • EMOTIONAL SUPPORT EMOTIONAL SUPPORT Use and teach techniques for reducing intensity of feelings Brain Gym www.braingym.com www.braingym.com EFT Acupressure Tapping www.eftuniverse.com www.eftuniverse.com www.thetappingsolution.com www.tappinginternational.com www.thetappingsolution.com www.tappinginternational.comwww.thetappingsolution.com www.tappinginternational.comwww.thetappingsolution.com www.tappinginternational.com Differentiate between own and others feelings Match and identify emotions with a pictorial representation Energetic protection from others feelings
  • Slide 22
  • SPIRITUAL SUPPORT SPIRITUAL SUPPORT Sacred processes around conception, pregnancy, birth Communication with the spirit of an unborn child Blessings and rituals to sanctify weekly, monthly, seasonal, and annual cycles Angelic suppor