The Case (and Means) for Holistic ADHD Treatment
Omega-3 fatty acids. Behavior therapy. Zinc. Brain training. A high-protein, low-sugar diet. Medical professionals recommend a range of natural therapies to augment ADHD medication. What you need to know.
Behavior therapy is a structured discipline strategy that aims to teach children new ways of behaving by rewarding desired behavior, such as following directions, and eliminating undesired actions, such as losing homework. The American Psychological Association says that behavior therapy should be the first line of treatment for children under five. It can be effective for older children as well.