Shana Richardson, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist and member of the research assessment core at Marcus Autism Center. Dr. Richardson completed her undergraduate training in psychology at the University of Georgia and earned her doctorate degree from Georgia State University. Dr. Richardson completed her predoctoral internship at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. She returned to Atlanta for her postdoctoral fellowship with Emory University School of Medicine and the Clinical Assessments and Diagnostics department of Marcus Autism Center.
In her current position at Marcus Autism Center, Dr. Richardson conducts psychological assessments for families participating in the various research studies, with a focus on the clinical characterization of infants and toddlers.
Avi Gates, an active, independent 3-year-old, does not have autism. But for two years, she was a participant in an autism research study aimed at changing the very nature of the disease. Learn why Avi's parent's chose to participate in autism research.
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