With Rebecca Shaffer

Managing Behavior is the second in our series of short videos — My Child is Home… Now What?? —  from Rebecca Shaffer, PsyD, director of psychological services at the Cincinnati Fragile X Clinic

Managing behaviors is challenging in the best of times. This is even more true when your child is home full time. After watching the video, please let us know if you have any questions by filling out the form below and Jayne Dixon Weber will try to answer as many as she can, it may even become the subject of a future video from Dr. Shaffer!

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Dr. Rebecca Shaffer

Rebecca Shaffer, PsyD, HSPP
Dr. Shaffer is the director of psychological services for Cincinnati Children’s Fragile X Treatment and Research Center.  She performs evaluations necessary for clinical research and provides psychological assessment and behavioral treatment for individuals with Fragile X syndrome, autism spectrum disorders, and Angelman Syndrome.

MORE COVID-19 RESOURCES

Female Power to Fight COVID-19 with Marcia Braden

Females living with Fragile X syndrome were asked to give advice to other females living with FXS on how to cope with this — or any future — crisis. Listen as Marcia talks through their advice and her own advice, built on decades of working with patients with Fragile X syndrome.

A COVID-19 Social Story from NFXF

The National Fragile X Foundation has created a social story to reflect the changing requirements that governments are enacting. There’s a lot of information — and misinformation — about COVID-19 out there, but there’s no doubt it’s impacted families in many, many ways.

How to Prepare for a Telehealth Visit

Drs Rebecca Shaffer and Ernie Pedapati tell you how to prepare for your telehealth visit, including behavioral checkups. They are with Fragile X Clinic at Cincinnati Children's Hospital. Their advice is applicable to all visits.