Autism Live
Ask Dr. Doreen - July 31st, 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:

00:16: Follow Up: Are there hospitals in NY that can help more with my brother' psychosis but focus more on his autism?
16:11 I have to wait 45-60 days to start ABA therapy. What can I do in the meantime?
26:44 Is there a way you can send autism materials to some of the poorer parts of Kenya?
31:35 Iapos;m a man with CP and I wonder what tips you have for becoming a line therapist?
37:22 What would be the best school placement for a 10-year-old who can verbalize his needs but has difficulty attending and vocally stims?
44:02 I have a 16-year-old daughter that needs proprioceptive deep pressure and I'm physically unable to hug her that way. What can I do?
47:01 Does acupressure help with our kids with ASD?
48:27 What questions should a parent ask to a BCBA to grade their caliber?

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