Events

 

Addressing the Physical, Emotional and Social well- being of the ASD child from a Bio-Medical perspective

Saturday 4 June 2pm – 4pm
North Shore Community Centre
701 David Low Way Mudjimba
RSVP by Tuesday 31 May by email only linda@asdcare.com.au
$25 per person – all proceeds donated to ASD Care Inc.

About the Presenter

Steffen Messerschmidt – Naturopathic Doctor
Steffen has an extensive medical background, training in the USA in conventional Medicine later specialising in Holistic Sports Medicine, Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation. He studied Natural Medicine at the German Paracelsus College. To become a Naturopathic Physician.

He has also completed studies in Nutrition and Orthomolecular Medicine under Prof. Dr. Bram van Dam at the AEP Academy in Spain and the University of Lisbon, obtaining a Degree in Nutrition and Orthomolecular Medicine. He sees patients of all ages at the UniMed Brisbane clinic in Fairfield, and his private clinic at Golden Beach on the Sunshine Coast.

Overview of the Workshop

The presentation will discuss the following factors that impact the life of an ASD child;

  • Biological, diet, sensory and physical influences
  • Social, communication and language effects
  • Behavioural and emotional impacts
  • Environmental triggers

This talk supports people/children with;

  • Autism spectrum disorder, Aspergers Syndrome, Autistic Disorder, Pervasive developmental disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Oppositional Defiance Disorder and Other behavioural disorders

From a Naturopathic Doctors Perspective:
In his 30 years of clinical practice, Steffen Messerschmidt has observed that children with ASD, behavioural and developmental issues benefit from addressing:

  • Weak Digestive System with Bad Bacteria, Yeast and Candida Overgrowth
  • High Toxicity
  • Low Oxygen levels in the body
  • High Acidity in the body
  • Sensitivity to any form of Gluten & Grains, Dairy, Sugar, Preservatives and Additives, Processed Food and Meat
  • Weak chelation ability and high concentration of Mercury, Cadmium and other Heavy Metals
  • Vitamin and Mineral Deficiency
  • Deficiency in Essential Fatty Acids

 

ASD EDUCATIONAL AND TUTORING SERVICES

 

ASD Care is thrilled to announce their partnership with All About Autism-Sunshine Coast.

This partnership will provide greater access and capacity to education and tutoring support for school aged children with ASD.

We can assist your child with their educational needs by tailoring the service to your childs specific and individual needs.

 

  • Do you home school and need extra support at home or at an off-site venue?
  • Would you like your child to attend a curriculum based tutoring clinic taught by an ASD specialist teacher that enhances their ability to succeed at school?
  • Does your child require extra tutoring and support for specific subjects?
  • Is your child transitioning to a new school or returning to school after time away?
  • Does your child require in school support in the form of a specialised ASD teachers aid?
  • Is your child currently suspended or experiencing difficulties attending school?

We specialise in and understand the unique needs of every ASD child.

Our sensory specific educational services can be provided at one of our Facilities, In School or at your Home. Outside school hours care is also available.

Prices start from $25 per hour if your child attends a clinic with a small learning group of 4 to 5 children or $50 per hour for 1:1 tuition.

To register your interest and find out more, email linda@asdcare.com.au.