An Herbal Approach to Autism

Date: March 4, 2009

Teacher Name and Titles: Libby Rupp

Rupp, Libby

An Herbal Approach to Autism will discuss the current thinking as to the causes of autism, underlying medical problems that lead to autistic behaviors and herbal approaches for treatment.

Libby Rupp is the mother of a child with autism and is a parent researcher. She has mentored more than a hundred families in their quest for biomedical treatments for autism. She and her daughter have been featured in the New York Times, Mothering Magazine and United Press International for their work with autism recovery. She is also a strong vaccine safety advocate and counsels parents with vaccine safety concerns. Currently, Libby is working to develop a protocol for autism recovery based solely on nature’s gifts of food, herbs and flowers.