Autism Live
Ask Dr. Doreen - April 10th, 2013

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Autism expert Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh joins Shannon for a special episode of Ask Dr. Doreen. Ask Dr. Doreen is a weekly live segment where viewers can ask questions of one of Autism's leading experts. In this episode Dr. Doreen answers the following questions:

00:12 Can hand flapping be replaced with a different behavior or does it stem from diet or yeast?
15:01 Where can a parent go for their child when the regional center has denied them and I'm a single parent just trying survive.
21:59 My son likes to spell the word out loud before he says the full word. How do I help him stop this?
26:06 Any plans for CARD affiliate offices in Canada?
37:26 How do I handle an extinction burst in the best way when it includes my daughter hitting her head?

Autism Live is a production of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD), headquartered in Tarzana, California, and with offices throughout the United States and around the globe. For more information on therapy for autism and other related disorders, visit the CARD website at

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