Abuse of patient or in environment

    Acquired, causes of:
    Anxiety-induced frustration/aggression
    r/o disorders of anxiety, see anxiety section)

    Emotional intelligence, lack of.  Need to develop skills how to prevent, and deal with,

    Injury to frontal and temporal lobes (traumatic brain injury or other cause of brain injury by stroke,
    infection, lack of sugar (glucose), anything putting pressure on temporal lobe causing irritability or
    fear/reaction, and any condition
    Nutritional deficiency (B vitamins, magnesium)

    Seizure disorder (irritability more common in between seizures)

    Speech disorder (inability to communicate and meet needs)

    Sugar dysregulation

    Television/movies/media-watching aggressive acts, violence, lack of human respect  


Integrative neurology incorporates
western allopathic medicine
(history, physical, lab tests,
neuroimaging, medications and
therapies (OT, PT, ST, vision therapy
and neurophysiologic studies) with
the benefits of additional treatment
tools including, bioidentical hormone
replacement therapy, essential oils,
herbs, homeopathy and nutrition.


  • Aggression
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Conduct Disorders/ Delinquency
  • Cognitive Dysfunction
  • Developmental Delay
  • Epilepsy
  • Fatigue
  • Food & Environmental allergies/
    delayed hypersensitivity
  • Genetic disorders
  • Headaches
  • Hearing loss
           Sensorineural and/or conductive
  • Hypotonia
  • Infections
  • Inflammation
  • Learning Disabilities: Dyslexia, Right
    Hemisphere Syndrome, Nonverbal
    Learning Disorders
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental delay
  • Neuroimmune disease
  • Pain
  • Seizures
  • Sinusitis (bacterial and fungal)
  • Toxicant exposure (heavy metal,
    pesticides, solvents etc).
  • Traumatic Brain injury and post
    concussive syndrome
  • Weakness

Julie A. Griffith, M.D., M.S., CMT, MIM®, B.C.I.P.
Preventive Medicine Physician
As of Jan. 2019