When Biomed Parents Meet Mainstream Physicians

On September 20, 2012, 10:08 pm

AO/GR 2012 Conference. Sonja Hintz, RN & Linda Betzold, BFA.

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Often, mainstream physicians evaluating a child with ASD see behaviors as symptoms of the "autism." Parents recognize these behaviors as clues to the child's health status. Complex medical issues require parents to manage care across specialties: gastroenterology, neurology and primary care. We’ll discuss the art of “medical” communication and how to navigate ER visits, dental work, anesthesia and more. Resources provided will empower parents to advocate effectively within mainstream medicine.

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