Autism Expert Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh to Host Live Web Show Wednesdays on Autism-Live, Beginning November 7th

Tarzana, California (PressExposure) November 06, 2012 -- Doreen Granpeesheh, PhD, BCBA-D, a leading expert in the field of autism will host "Ask Dr. Doreen", a live web show that airs each Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. on autism_live. "Ask Dr. Doreen" begins November 7, 2012. "Ask Dr. Doreen" allows parents, teachers and practitioners to call in, ask questions and get answers in real time about autism spectrum disorders, effective treatment options, the latest research, how to address challenging behaviors, and more.

Doreen Granpeesheh, PhD, BCBA-D has devoted over 30 years to the study and treatment of autism spectrum disorders and is recognized as a leading expert in the field. Through her organization the Center for Autism and Related Disorders, she has successfully treated tens of thousands of individuals with autism using the CARD Model of ABA treatment.

Doreen Granpeesheh's Current and Prior Science, Advisory and Executive Board Positions:

1. Autism Society of America

2. Autism Care and Treatment Today

3. US Autism and Asperger Association

4. 4-A Healing Foundation

5. The Autism File Magazine

6. Autism 360 / Medigenesis

7. SEARCH Family Autism Resource Center

8. Autism Human Rights and Discrimination Initiative

"Ask Dr. Doreen" is part of Autism Live, a premiere source for autism information on the web hosted by autism mom, Shannon Penrod.

More about the Center for Autism and Related Disorders Programs:

The CARD I and CARD II programs include comprehensive and cutting-edge curricula that can be tailored to the specific needs of individuals from birth to 21 years of age. These programs help children learn to communicate, develop friendships, and lead happy, healthy lives.

CARD Specialized Outpatient Services (SOS) provides assistance with specific areas of concern for a family and develops and implements strategies to diminish problem behaviors and teach necessary skills.

None of these life-changing programs would be what they are without the work of our exceptional staff which includes PhDs, licensed psychologists, speech and language pathologists, masters-level supervisors, social workers, Board Certified Behavior Analysts, and marriage and family therapists. They are truly committed to helping all of our children achieve their fullest potential.

About CARD

CARD treats individuals of all ages who are diagnosed with ASD, with 23 treatment centers around the globe and a staff of nearly 1,000. CARD was founded in 1990 by leading autism expert and clinical psychologist Doreen Granpeesheh, PhD, BCBA-D. CARD treats individuals with ASD using the principles and procedures of ABA, which has been empirically proven to be the most effective method for treating individuals with ASD and is recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the US Surgeon General.

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Press Release Submitted On: November 06, 2012 at 3:55 pm
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