Autism Live
Ask Dr. Doreen - July 3rd, 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 Autismapos;s leading experts. In this episode Dr. Doreen answers the following questions:

00:28 My husband isn't learning the techniques of ABA after 1 year. How can I get him on board?
03:36 Is it worth it to start ABA even if my daughter is 14? How do I get coverage for that?
07:10 My nephew is 2 and I see the warning signs, but my sister says it's the "Terrible 2's".  What do I do?
15:05 How often do you think children get misdiagnosed?
24:29 Dr. Doreen discusses the process of getting an autism diagnosis.
35:03 My 12-year-old son has no interest in hygiene. How do I teach him to take care of himself?
42:34 Do you recommend giving our kids music lessons? Do you suggest one instrument over another? Should we seek a specialist or just prepare the instructor?

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