cerebral palsy information
alternative medicine treatments for children with cerebral palsy
healing therapy for cerebral palsy

  • Introduction

  • Basic Conventional Treatments Cerebral Palsy

    • Physical Therapy
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Speech Therapy
    • Behavioral Therapy

  • Drug Therapy for Cerebral Palsy

    • Cerebral Palsy and Spasticity
    • Lioresal (Baclofen)
    • Dantrium (Dantrolene)
    • Botox (Botulinum toxin)
    • Flexeril (Cyclobenzadrine)
    • Anti-seizure Medications for Cerebral Palsy
    • Depakene (Valproic Acid)
    • Valium (Diazepam)
    • Dilantin (Phenytoin)
    • Epival (Divalproex)
    • Klonopin, Rivotril (Clonazepam)
    • Tegretol (Carbamazepine)
    • Zarontin (Ethosuximide)

  • Stem Cell Therapy

    • Introduction to Stem Cell Therapy
    • Brains Can Grow New Cells
    • Brain Plasticity
    • Intravenous Injection of Stem Cells

  • Amino Acid Therapy for Cerebral Palsy

    • Amino Acid Therapy Research
    • Amaurosis and Cerebral Palsy

  • Surgery for Cerebral Palsy

    • Surgery for Severe Contractures
    • Selective Dorsal Root Rhizotomy
    • Chronic Cerebellar Stimulation
    • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
    • Stereotaxic Thalamotomy

  • The Adeli Suit for Cerebral Palsy

    • Rehabilitation of Children Diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy Based on Dynamic Proprioceptive Correction

  • Coming Soon: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)

  • Magnetic Therapy for Cerebral Palsy

    • Magnetic Molecular Energizing (MME)

    • Treatment Facilities and Clinics for Magnetic Molecular Energizing (MME)

  • Brain Gym Exercises

  • Dietary Considerations for Cerebral Palsy

    • Ketogenic Diet
  • "Spider" Therapy for Cerebral Palsy

    • The Establishment of Euro-Peds: the Adeli Suit, the "Spider" and the Euromed Clinic

    • Treatment Protocols at Euro-Peds
  • Hippotherapy

  • Mechanical Aids, Computers and Special Gadgets

  • Prayer and Distant Healing

  • Evaluation Protocols and Assessments for Children with Cerebral Palsy


This section is a work in progress and will be continually updated as we compile and analyze the conventional, current and innovative trends in the field of treatmentsfor cerebral palsy. We hope to provide you with very useful and the most up-to-date information on therapies for cerebral paly here, so please forgive the incompletion of certain sections until a thorough analysis of specific treatments can be made.

Please know that a large amount of information will be added soon, as additional funding for the funding of this on-line resource becomes available in the near future. Please feel free to voice your concerns, questions, or desires - or to offer assistance to this endeavaor through the Cerebral Palsy Web-Forum.

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Written and overseen by Lewis Mehl-Madrona, M.D., Ph.D.

Program Director, Continuum Center for Health and Healing,
Beth Israel Hospital / Albert Einstein School of Medicine

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