Autism Live
Ask Dr. Doreen - September 4th, 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:


00:15 How serious are the claims that Resperidone causes breast growth?

01:43 How do you get a child with autism to understand when a parent is hurt or needs help?

12:48 Can you guide me to resources for an adult child not diagnosed till after age 20?

18:45 My son was diagnosed early with ADHD and just recently autism. I'm worried as I'm getting older. I'm trying to teach him life skills but he hasn't been able to hold a job. What can I do for him?

36:00 For a child, age 6, what would be the best dosage of Tranquil Sleep??

37:16 How do you get your child to show emotions when he's upset and not express them from movies?

40:28 Is there a way to teach embarrassment to a 10-year-old?


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