An Italian single-case study described a 12-year-old boy with autism who was given probiotics for four months to treat gastrointestinal symptoms. Besides GI improvement, there was a marked lessening of his core symptoms of autism.
Help for parents to address general behavior problems with children of any age. We have specific behavior contracts for children in preschool or kindergarten, elementary school or tweens and early teens. If those don’t work for you, this general behavior version enables parents to set their own behavior rules.
As I believe every "negative" behavior comes from a state of stress and unmet need, we can also see negative behaviors in children more positively by viewing the quality of their behaviors in a different light and context...being assertive, expressive of one's needs, and protective is actually healthy, responsible and honorable. - Ramblings from a Peace Weaver