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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 – What signs do you look for in an Autism evaluation? 


08:52 – Should I have my child read only words he knows? 


13:56 – Can an adult with mental retardation be diagnosed with Autism? 


15:25 – How long will my child speak in echolalia language? 


16:38 – I have Autism but my parents won’t listen to me, what can I do? 


17:23  - How can I help my daughter use her words to communicate? 


27:10 - Does Dr. Granpeesheh see kids? 


31:57 – Does Chandler, AZ have cameras installed and do they use Skills? 


35:32 – My adult daughter is using WAY too much toilet paper, HELP PLEASE!


38:52 – How do I help with tantruming in public when my teen wants something? 


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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