Dr. Granpeesheh on Autism Diagnosis

Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh, PhD, BCBA-D, provides insight into the new DSM qualifications for autism diagnosis. Dr. Granpeesheh is the Founder and Executive Director of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders. Dr. Granpeesheh is a world-renowned clinical psychologist and expert in the field of autism research and therapy who has dedicated her life to helping individuals with autism lead healthy, productive lives. With a PhD in Psychology from UCLA, Dr. Granpeesheh is licensed by the Medical Board of California, as well as the Texas, Virginia and Arizona State Boards of Psychologists. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and earned a Certificate of Professional Qualification in Psychology from the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards. She also is the founding member and President of Autism Care and Treatment Today (ACT Today!), a nonprofit organization that helps families access effective treatment. Skills 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 http://centerforautism.com