Autism Live
Ask Dr. Doreen - Jan. 30th, 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:

00:27  How do we help our son stay in control of his emotions, like anger?
04:14 What is Attachment Disorder and is it a comorbid disorder to autism?
08:38 I imagine so much, live in my own world, and always feel lonely. Does this mean I have aspergers?
11:05 What do you think colleges will be like for our kids in the next decade? Do you recommend any?
16:03 How did you get into the field of autism?
25:37 Ia'm 27 with aspergers. Are there social skills programs for adults like me?
30:57 Are there cases of identical twins where one has autism and the other doesn't?
32:52 What's your opinion about how autism is portrayed in film and television?
39:10 Is it only the speech therapist who can help my son learn appropriate social skills in his public school?

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