Hyperactive & autism

My chile name is chandraharsha, age : 13 years, he is having Continues hyperactive like to collect leafs/paper peace kept in hands moving continues and sounding with mouth. Don't sleep early & don't wake up early. But no horming activities. He is like non veg food. Wash room ,toilet cleaning doing himself. And his healt and personality physically very good. he is take are with special school from his childhood. Please give me good suggestion.
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Dr. Satish Ramaiah
Addiction Psychiatrist 14 yrs exp Bangalore
Hi. From your description it sounds like your child has developmental issues. Normally a comprehensive assessment is necessary to determine the needs and impairments. Good to know that he is independent in many things, but has some ritualistic behavior. He will need some behavior therapy, special education and remedials apart from other things like even medicine. Please consult a child development clinic for assessment and specific therapies. Parents will also benefit from education and training. Regards
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