Autism Live
Ask Dr. Doreen - May 1st, 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:

00:18 How do I calm my daughter's endless tantrums when nothing seems to work?

19:49 Dr. Doreen briefly discusses the history of the DSM-IV criteria.

25:22 How important are peer models in a school setting?

38:31 What do you recommend saying to parents or kids who are mean to my son when does the slightest odd behavior?

46:36 My teenage daughter dresses provocatively because she likes the attention from men. How do I explain to her it's not appropriate?


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