A 49-year-old member asked:
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Is it true that there is a correlation between poorly attached children and obessive complusive behavior?

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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: No. But if you mean a child who does not enjoy the company of others, or does not socialize, interact well with others, then that can be part of the signs seen with autism. And, kids with autism can have obsessive behaviors.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013

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