If you are concerned that your child may have autism, Dr. Emily can help. She began her autism training at the Center for Autism and Related Disorders at the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland. She is qualified to administer the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2). Dr. Emily also has expertise in teasing apart autism from other conditions that can affect a child’s learning, behavior, and social functioning.
Autism evaluations include administration of the ADOS-2 as well as a detailed parent interview and comprehensive neuropsychological testing. You will learn if your child meets criteria for a diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder or another condition and what next steps to take to ensure your child receives the support they need.