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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:


00:13 - How can I help my scripting 4 year old communicate more effectively? 


11:11 – As an adult with Asperger's, how can I convince my parents to let me be more independent? What resources can you recommend?


15:57 – I can’t find a BCBA in my area (Arkansas), what can I do?  And how can I navigate through an unsupportive school system?


28:06 – When should I start to see my word-loving 4 year old initiating conversation on his own?


32:50 – How do we help my son with constant ear covering? 


37:50 – How can I help set up playdates for my 4 year old? 


40:51 - Follow up to user questions!


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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