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Autism Disorder Symptoms

Children with Autism can exhibit a plethora of symptoms; no two kids are exactly the same. This list is not inclusive but gives a glimpse of the more common symptoms parents may see their child exhibit. Please note symptoms and their severity vary widely.

  • Repetitive behaviors

  • Trouble with social interaction

  • Inappropriate toy play (ex. Lining up toys)

  • Language delay or lack of language

  • Behavioral issues

  • Irritability

  • Tantrums

  • Self-Injurious behaviors

  • Aggression

  • Anxiety

  • Sleep difficulties

  • Developmental delays

  • Seizures

  • Chronic infections

  • Recurring infections

  • Poor eye contact

  • Echolalia

  • Obsessive tendencies

Associated Medical Conditions:

  • Fragile X syndrome

  • Angelman syndrome

  • Tuberous sclerosis

  • Chromosome 15 duplication

  • MTHFR genetic mutation

  • Gastrointestinal Disorders

  • Seizure Disorders

  • Sensory processing problems

  • PICA

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Dr. Amber Brooks FNP, CACCP, BCIP, DC is a pediatric expert bridging alternative and traditional

medicine by providing individualized and comprehensive approaches to pediatric wellness. Her experience is unique, as she is Board Certified in Integrative Pediatrics, Board Certified as a Pediatric Chiropractor, a Family Nurse Practitioner and Craniosacral Therapist.

Dr. Amber Brooks FNP, CACCP, BCIP,

Dr. Brooks FNP, CACCP, BCIP, DC has been extremely successful in assisting her patients in achieving optimal health and wellness by using the best integrative methods to help support their growing bodies. She provides traditional and alternative medicine for maximal health. Dr. Brooks has developed specialized methods to answer today's biggest pediatric health problems including allergies, constipation, chronic ear infections, birth trauma, developmental delays, digestive problems, Autism, ADD/ADHD, MTHFR, nutritional, and behavioral problems.

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