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AAP Policy

Sensory Integration Therapies for Children With Developmental
and Behavioral Disorders
- May 2012

The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine- Reaffirmed 2012

Counseling Families Who Choose Complementary and
Alternative Medicine for Their Child With Chronic Illness or Disability

Scope of Practice Issues in the Delivery
of Pediatric Health Care


Drs. Kathi Kemper, Arine Vlieger
and Sunita Vohra

Research

CARE
In 2003, the first academic pediatric integrative medicine program in Canada was launched. Complementary and Alternative Research and Education (CARE) is an evaluative program whose mission is to generate and disseminate evidence about pediatric Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), to ensure safe and informed use.  CARE has developed the following lay summaries on various pediatric conditions.  For more information on CARE, please visit www.pedcam.ca.

Eating Disorders By Cora Collette Breuner 2010

Meditation Practices for Pediatric Health by Erica M.S. Sibinga and Kathi J. Kemper 2011

Mind-Body Medicine By Hilary McClafferty 2011

Therapies for Learning Disabilities by Elaine Galicia-Connolly, Larissa Shamseer and Sunita Vohra 2011

Crohn Disease By Minal Vaziran and Dr. Alycia Leiby 2012

Therapies for Neurodevelopment in Preterm Infants by Elaine Galicia-Connolly, Larissa Shamseer and Sunita Vohra 2012


         
Reviews/Miscellaneous
Education
Epidemiology
Ethics/Medicolegal
Acupuncture
Biologically-Based Therapies
Environmental Medicine
Homeopathy
Manipulative, Touch and Energy Medicine Research
Mind-Body Medicine
Music & Other Expressive Therapies
Nutrition
Oncology
Pain Management
Probiotics
Yoga

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