Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Autistic children -- Education; Autistic children -- Nutrition;
This study examined the effects of dietary intervention, specifically the Gluten-Free, Casein-Free diet, on the behavior and the learning abilities of children who have been diagnosed with autism. The benefits and limitations of this study were discussed as to how dietary interventions affect the behavior of children with autism. Guidelines were presented on how to implement a Gluten-Free, Casein-Free diet. Also, conclusions were drawn from the study and literature, and recommendations were made on how to select a dietary intervention.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Charles R. May
1 PDF file (28 leaves)
©2006 Amy Wallace
Wallace, Amy, "The Effects of Dietary Intervention, Specifically the Gluten-Free, Casein-Free Diet, on the Behavior and the Learning Abilities of Children Who Have Been Diagnosed with Autism." (2006). Graduate Research Papers. 1686.