Complementary & Alternative Therapies

Updated:Nov 22,2016

A Rehab Revolution (Now with 2006 update) 
Rehab centers across the country are using innovative advances in rehab science.  These therapies can either supplement or replace traditional therapy.

Acupuncture: Evaluating Needles
Dr. Peter Wayne is director of research at the New England School of Acupuncture in WatertownMass. Dr. Wayne has a Ph.D. in evolutionary biology from Harvard. He has been involved in scientific evaluation of acupuncture treatment for stroke patients since 2000. We asked him to elaborate on the procedure.

Constraint Induced Language Therapy 
Constraint-induced therapies (CIT) have received a good deal of attention in the popular press recently. Learn more about how CIT principles may be applied to aphasia therapy.

This content was last reviewed on 03/18/2013.