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Rebecca MacDonald, Ph.D., BCBA  
Female

Specialties: Autism

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Your son sounds like a charming little boy. If you have concerns about his development, I would suggest that you identify a hospital in an urban area where they specialize in diagnosis of children who present developmental delays including autism. A comprehensive evaluation by a team of specialists will result in diagnostic information as well as treatment ...
I believe you have reason to be concerned. I would suggest that you find identify a hospital in an urban area where they specialize in diagnosis of children who present developmental delays. A comprehensive evaluation by a team of specialists will result in diagnostic information as well as treatment recommendations. You can then take these recommendations to...
While I understand your concerns about your child, I would caution you to relax and enjoy being a parent for the moment. If, when your child is a year old, you continue to have concerns about eye contact, social overtures and eventually language you should have your child evaluated. At that point,identify a hospital in an urban area where they specialize in d...
I would suggest that you go try to identify a hospital in an urban area where they specialize in diagnosis of children who present developmental delays/autism. A comprehensive evaluation by a team of specialists will result in diagnostic information as well as treatment recommendations. You can then take these recommendations to your local early intervention ...
To answer your second question first: I would suggest that you go identify a hospital in an urban area where they specialize in diagnosis of children with autism spectrum disorders. A comprehensive evaluation by a team of specialists will result in diagnostic information as well as treatment recommendations. You can then take these recommendations to your lo...
I would suggest that you go try to identify a hospital in an urban area where they specialize in diagnosis of children who present developmental delays. A comprehensive evaluation by a team of specialists will result in diagnostic information as well as treatment recommendations. You can then take these recommendations to your local school system The most ...
Your daughter definitely needs to be evaluated. Hitting herself when she is frustrated is very serious. I would suggest that you go try to identify a hospital in LA where they specialize in diagnosis of children who present developmental delays including autism. A comprehensive evaluation by a team of specialists will result in diagnostic information as well ...
While echolalia is common in children with autism, that alone is not sufficient to make a diagnosis. I would suggest that you go try to identify a hospital in an urban area where they specialize in diagnosis of children with autism and other developmental delays. A comprehensive evaluation by a team of specialists will result in diagnostic information as well...
Unfortunately I am not able to make a diagnosis unless I am able to observe a child. I would trust the professionals in your area to help you with a diagnosis. Best of luck.
If you have any concerns about your son's development I would first ask the special educators in your school and your pediatrician. Repetitive behavior are characteristic of autism but are not the only red flags. If you are still concerned I would suggest that you go try to identify a hospital in an urban area where they specialize in diagnosis of childr...