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Old 09-26-2009, 07:27 PM   #1
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Aggression & Autism in Teens

I have a friend with a 13 year old autistic son & he becomes violent at times. Do you have any recommendations that can help control this behavior? Medication? Please let me know ASAP. I babysit him sometimes.

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Old 09-27-2009, 04:39 AM   #2
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Re: Aggression & Autism in Teens

the teenage years can bring out aggression in children with autism and i strongly suggest that your friend see a child psychiatrist or child neurologist who have a speciality in autism spectrum disorders as he will probably benefit from and need medication.

 
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