Newtown, CT, September, 2012 - Dr. John M. Popowich, DC, DABCN, QME, a local physician, recently completed a one year, 7 module clinical course in Child Development Disorders Certification. The program took place at Bentley University in Waltham, MA with 175 hours of instruction, lectures and clinical applications.
The course was instructed by Dr. Robert Melillo from The Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies. Dr. Melillo is an internationally recognized author, professor researcher with an expertise in neurology, rehabilitation, neuropsychology, neuroscience and nutrition, parenting and childhood developmental disorders
This program offers non-surgical, non-drug treatments for child development disorders such as ADHD, dyslexia and other Development Disorders. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) over the last 12 years, the Prevalence of Development Disorders (DD) has increased 17.1%—that’s about 1.8 million more children with DDs in 2006–2008 compared to a decade earlier prevalence of autism increased 289.5%, prevalence of ADHD increased 33.0%
Dr. Popowich is a Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist and is Certified in Acupuncture. He has been in practice for over 20 years. His office is located at 71 S. Main Street, Newtown, CT. He can be reached at 203-304-9037 or at email: MyNewtownDoctor@gmail.com for further information or to request consultation.