Autism and Perseveration

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Dr. Jonathan Tarbox, Head of Research and Development at the Center for Autism and Related Disorders answers questions about perseveration and Autism. Whether it is a child on the spectrum who can’t stop obsessing on a toy or an adult on the spectrum who can’t stop thinking about a certain person or event, perseveration can be disruptive and debilitating. Dr. Tarbox shares easy tips for accepting this behavior and creating other productive outcomes.

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Autism LIVE is an online show about autism hosted by autism mom, Shannon Penrod. We will provide support, resources, information, facts, entertainment and inspiration to parents, teachers and practitioners working with children on the Autism Spectrum. We are LIVE weekdays from 10am to 12pm PST at