Meet Dr. Hilya Tehrani, a Southern California-based child psychologist whose goal is to "work herself out of a job."
Dr. Tehrani talks about how she got started in her field, why she loves working with children with autism, and how she prepares families right after an autism diagnosis.
She also sheds light on some important things to note after your child is diagnosed with autism:
More information on the CA Department of Developmental Services (DDS) regional centers for autism can be found here: https://www.dds.ca.gov/.
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