Quack Exposed: Dr. Shawn Centers
He is a clinical professor of Pediatrics at Touro University, Lake Eire College of Osteopathic Medicine, A.T. Still University and other osteopathic colleges in the United States and around the world.
He is the lead author of the Pediatric Chapter of Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine. He considers himself to be a master herbalist, master trainer of neurolinguistics programming and Time Line Therapy, Defeat Autism Now doctor, an expert on essential oil and aromatic medicine, silva ultramind trainer and founding president of the American Academy of Pediatric Osteopathy.
He uses cranial osteopathy combined with the use of biomedical treatments, essential oils, restrictive diets and the use of light and sound. Some equipment he uses includes static sound therapy equipment. He claims it is the latest innovation in neuroscience and psychoacoustic technology. He also practices Ayurvedic medicine
Before he founded the Children's Hope Center, he was a staff pediatrician and clinical director at the Osteopathic Center for Children. He earned his doctorate in osteopathy at Nova Spitjeastern University in Davie, Florida in 1995.
In addition to training in traditional medicine, Dr. Centers is trained in biomedical, nutritional and botanical medicine. He has experience with treating children who "have rare, difficult to treat, developmental and neurological disorders including children with epilepsy, cerebral palsy, learning disorders, attention deficit disorder, asthma, autism, traumatic brain injury, and rare diseases. "