What is Autism?
No link has been found with family history.
Certain genetic problems where seen in fragile X syndrome.
According to DAD Ayurveda, autism occurs when social interaction becomes impaired due to a lack of information processing in the brain. A pregnant woman who does not consume a diet rich in folic acid and has a late pregnancy may give birth to a child with autism. It occurs in 1 child in 2000. Symptoms appear within 3 years of one’s life.
Symptoms of autism:
Social interactions: The infant avoids eye contact and does not hug.
There will be no close personal relationship between them.
Don’t care about the feelings of others and even they don’t express anything.
Language Skills in Autism:
- About 50% of them never learn to speak.
- Uses words in an unusual way.
- Often they repeat spoken words.
- They can reverse words that are spoken and speak in an unusual tone and rhythm.
- They do not understand simple questions.
Behavior in Autism:
Very resistant to changes such as new food, toys, clothes, etc., and especially highly attached to inanimate objects.
They tend to repeat certain actions and that can cause harm to themselves.
Disturbed by sound and light.
Intelligence in Autism:
Some degree of mental retardation is visible, IQ will be less than 70.
Some children will have advanced skills where some produce them well and some do not.
Stabilizing and balancing the body and mind and improving them in normal daily routine and activities. Some specialized treatment modalities like Taal Podichil, Murdha Thala that nourish and rejuvenate brain cells, offer a promising future for those who suffer from autism.
Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects communication and social interaction skills. It is characterized by repetitive behaviors, limited interests, and difficulties with verbal and nonverbal communication.
At DAD Ayurveda, we understand the challenges faced by individuals with autism and their families. Our approach combines the principles of Ayurveda, an ancient Indian medical system, with modern therapies to provide comprehensive support and holistic care for individuals with autism.
Ayurveda views autism as an imbalance in the body-mind complex, and our treatments aim to restore this balance. We offer a range of personalized therapies and interventions, tailored to meet the specific needs of each individual. These may include dietary modifications, herbal medicines, detoxification techniques, yoga, meditation, and sensory integration therapy.
Our experienced team of Ayurvedic doctors, therapists, and special educators work closely with families to create individualized treatment plans. They provide guidance and support throughout the journey, addressing concerns and answering questions along the way.
We believe in a multi-disciplinary approach, collaborating with other professionals such as speech therapists, occupational therapists, and psychologists to provide a comprehensive care plan. This integrated approach ensures that all aspects of the individual’s well-being are taken into consideration.
Our goal at DAD Ayurveda is to improve the quality of life for individuals with autism and help them develop their fullest potential. We strive to create an inclusive and nurturing environment, where individuals with autism feel understood, supported, and empowered.
If you or someone you know is seeking holistic care for autism, we invite you to explore our website and learn more about our specialized treatments and services. Together, we can embark on a journey towards a brighter future for individuals with autism.