Event: Dana Laake & Pamela Compart Discuss New Book About Autism and ADHD

Posted on by Paula Gallagher

Nutritionist Dana Lake and Dr. Pamela Compart will be at Barnes and Noble in Rockville, MD on April 18 at 7:30pm discussing their new book, The ADHD and Autism Nutritional Supplement Handbook: The Cutting-Edge Biomedical Approach to Treating the Underlying Deficiencies and Symptoms of ADHD and Autism. In this groundbreaking new book, nutritionist-pediatrician team Dana Laake and Pamela Compart, authors of the bestselling Kid-Friendly ADHD and Autism Cookbook, reveal how to properly and safely implement nutritional supplements and dietary changes to treat the symptoms and underlying conditions found in ADHD and autism. In addition to in-depth details about nutrients, they expand the discussion to include the systems and mechanisms most commonly involved in ADHD and autism. The treatment regimens presented are specific to providing what each child’s brain and body needs in order to achieve improved behavior, attention, mood, language, cognition and social interaction. Click here for more details about attending this event. Dana Laake, RDH, MS, LDN is a licensed nutritionist who provides preventative and therapeutic medical nutrition services in Kensington, Maryland. Her practice includes evaluation and treatment of the full spectrum of complex health issues affecting adults, and special needs children. Mrs. Laake has served via gubernatorial appointments to two Maryland health care regulatory boards; served as a Maryland legislative assistant on health issues; and currently provides professional continuing education nutrition courses, and cohosts the “Essentials of Healthy Living” radio show. Visit her online at www.danalaake.com. Pamela J. Compart, MD, is a developmental pediatrician in Columbia, Maryland. She combines traditional and complementary medicine approaches to the treatment of ADHD, autism and other behavioral and developmental disorders. She is director of HeartLight Healing Arts, a multi-disciplinary integrative and holistic health care practice, providing services for children, adults and families. Dr. Compart also provides professional continuing medical education courses. Visit her online: www.heartlighthealingarts.com.