Vivian, 14, is thriving since being diagnosed with autism and receiving treatment Thompson Autism Center at CHOC.
Dr. Jonathan Megerian
How a pediatric psychologist, Dr. Jina Jang spends her work days supporting children who are receiving care at the Thompson Autism Center at CHOC.
Cooking as a family this Thanksgiving can be an enjoyable experience for all parents and children, including those with challenges related to autism spectrum disorder (ASD) such as food aversions or sensory issues. With a bit of planning, the experience can be fun, and help strengthen important skills. The Thompson Autism Center at CHOC offers […]
The physicians, nurses, staff and patients that make up the CHOC healthcare community have much to be thankful for this year. In addition to celebrating our 55th anniversary, expanding our Primary Care Network and preparing to open the Thompson Autism Center, we’re grateful to be able to offer best-in-class care to kids in Orange County […]
A study recently published in the Journal of Child Neurology suggests that children may outgrow autism. We spoke to Dr. J. Thomas Megerian, pediatric neurologist and clinical director of the Thompson Autism Center at CHOC, about what parents should know about these findings.