Unlocking the Mysteries of a Child’s Mind

When physicians at Texas Children’s Hospital diagnosed 3-year-old Max Gutierrez with autism in the fall of 2005, his mother was devastated. … Experts say some 50 million children and adults living in America suffer from some form of neurological disorder, including autism. When the hospital’s Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute opens later this year, doctors will have even more resources to treat these devastating disorders.
“I’m so excited about the institute, because for the first time, we’ll join together all of the professionals involved in unlocking these mysteries,” said Mirjana Maletic-Savatic, M.D., a child neurologist and researcher at Texas Children’s Hospital. …https://healsickchildren.wordpress.com/2010/02/04/unlocking-the-mysteries-of-a-childs-mind/