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“Berard Method.” The Berard AIT Website, berardaitwebsite.com/. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

This website describes the work of Guy Berard who, in the 1960’s, developed the technique of using modulated music to address depression, learning disabilities, and autism. It also contains a link to Auditory Integration Training practitioners around the country and the world. Berard’s 2000 book Hearing Equals Behavior explores his groundbreaking technique.


“Biocomp Laboratories Investigation of Dental Material Reactivity.” Biocomp Laboratories, Inc., biocomplabs.com/. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

Biocomp Laboratories conducts serum compatibility testing, a process which matches a patient’s blood with known dental materials to find safer products for the restoration of the mouth. 


Huggins, Hal A. It's All in Your Head: the Link between Mercury Amalgams and Illness. Avery Pub. Group, 1993.

This seminal book tells the story of Dr. Hal Huggins and his journey to uncover the dangers of mercury in conventional dentistry. His original thinking and personal courage helped countless patients regain their authentic health. The book is also a detailed and practical summary of the essential aspects of the Huggins Protocol. 


“Huggins-Grube Protocol and Patient Support.” Huggins Applied Healing,  www.hugginsappliedhealing.com/. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

This website provides information about the most current form of the Huggins protocol, now called the Huggins-Grube Protocol, named for Blanche Grube, DDS, who carries on the work of Hal Huggins. It contains a link to dentists trained in the Huggins-Grube protocol. Patients can also order a comprehensive Assist Report for the safe removal of mercury amalgams and root canals, educational materials, and supplements for follow-up care. 


“The International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology.” IAOMT, iaomt.org/. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

This website supplies information about the SMART protocol for safe removal of mercury-based dental materials. SMART contains many of the elements of the Huggins-Grube Protocol and this website provides a link to SMART-trained dentists in the United States and around the world. 


“Karen Wetterhahn, the Chemist Whose Poisoning Death Changed Safety Standards.” Mental Floss, 31 May 2017, mentalfloss.com/article/501147/retrobituaries-karen-wetterhahn-chemist-whose-poisoning-death-changed-safety. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

Dr. Wetterhahn’s rapid deterioration and death from acute mercury poisoning provides a window into the destructive power of that element and an instructive parallel to the damage from the slow, chronic exposure to mercury that comes from dental amalgams. 


“The Listening Program.” NACD International | The National Association for Child Development, www.nacd.org/. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

Based on the work of Alfred Tomatis, The Listening Program is a music-based form of Auditory Integration Training that can be carried out in a home or school setting to help optimize brain function. 


Madaule, Paul. When Listening Comes Alive: a Guide to Effective Learning and Communication. Moulin Publishing, 1994.

Paul Madaule’s landmark book describes the Tomatis method of Auditory Integration Training and its value in helping children and adults create a more effective auditory system. 


“Parents Active for Vision Education (P.A.V.E.).” Parents Active for Vision Education (P.A.V.E.), pavevision.org/. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

P.A.V.E. is a non-profit organization that provides resources to families interested in pursuing behavioral optometry to assist their children’s learning, attention, and development. 


Reichenberg-Ullman, Judyth, and Robert Ullman. Ritalin-Free Kids: Safe and Effective Homeopathic Medicine for ADHD and Other Behavioral and Learning Problems. Picnic Point Press, 2014.

Dr. Reichenberg-Ullman is the pre-eminent authority on the use of homeopathy to resolve ADHD, depression, and other childhood health challenges.


Selwyn-Holmes, Alex. “Iconic Photos: W. Eugene Smith.” Iconic Photos, 1 Oct. 2011, iconicphotos.wordpress.com/tag/w-eugene-smith/.

W. Eugene Smith is the photojournalist who took the heartbreaking photo entitled “Tomoko Uemura In Her Bath.” This image, more than any other, shows the devastation wreaked by mercury on the developing child. 


“Sensory Integration: Resources for Occupational Practitioners.” Aota.org, www.aota.org/Practice/Children-Youth.aspx. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

This website provides information to parents about the importance of Sensory Integration for children who experience a lack of safety in their bodies. It describes a technique that is deeply healing for children for whom touch can be distressing. 


“The TOMATIS® Method.” How Tomatis Method Works, www.tomatis.com/en. Accessed 28 Nov. 2018.

This website provides information to families about the method of Auditory Integration Training pioneered by Alfred Tomatis. 


Weintraub, Skye. Allergies and Holistic Healing. Woodland Pub., 1997.

Skye Weintraub’s book provides a non-invasive method to address allergies and other environmental challenges based on a fundamental respect for the individual needs of each patient.