Our neurodevelopmental pediatrician, Dr. Sanford Newmark, as well as Kaitlin Fox, the mother of one of his patients, Dasha, were interviewed on Patient Power, on the topic of Treating Autism with Integrative Medicine.
“What is the latest understanding using integrative medicine to treat autism? Dr. Sanford Newmark, pediatrician and Director of the Pediatric Integrative Neurodevelopment Program at UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, explains the merits of this approach. Dr. Newmark details how harnessing the best of both conventional and alternative medicine can offer effective means and new answers to support autism patients. Kaitlin Fox, mother of an autistic child, shares details of her discovery of integrative medicine and the positive results.” Read more or listen to the interview.
Upcoming Presentations by Dr. Newmark:
Do 2.7 Million Children Really Need Ritalin?
Parents Education Network Speaker Series
Friday, March 1, 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Delancey Street Screening Room, 600 Embarcadero St., San Francisco
$20 for Parents Education Network members ($35 annual membership required)
Integrative Approaches to Autism and ADHD Treatment
Autism and Special Needs Resource Fair
Saturday, March 23, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm (Dr. Newmark at 10:00 am)
Dominican University of California, San Rafael
For more information, contact Karen Kaplan
$20 per workshop / exhibits free
Does My Child Really Need to Be Medicated? An Integrative Approach to ADHD
Families of Children with Disabilities Conference
Saturday, March 23, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm (Dr. Newmark at 2:00 pm)
John O’Connell High School, 2355 Folsom Street, San Francisco