Students

Jenna Berger is a graduate student in the Applied Behavior Analysis program at the University of Washington. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Western Washington University. She is completing her practicum at the University of Washington Autism Center.
Alaina Ewing is a Simon Family Fellow and Advanced Standing graduate student in the MSW program at the UWT School of Social Work. Alaina is completing their practicum at the University of Washington Autism Center Tacoma. They are passionate about advocacy and supporting individuals with autism in the community.
Missy Johnson received her Bachelor of Science in Speech and Hearing Sciences: Communication Disorders from the University of Washington. She is currently a graduate student at the University of Washington studying Medical Speech-Language Pathology. Missy is completing a clinical practicum rotation at the UWAC.
Megan Knedgen is a graduate student in the Clinical Psychology program at Antioch University Seattle. She completed her Bachelors in Psychology at the University of Washington. She is currently completing a practicum at the UW Autism Center.
Taylor Saunders is a graduate student in the MSW program at the UWT School of Social Work. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from Washington State University. As a Simon Family Fellow she is interested in expanding and improving autism services for adults. She is completing her practicum at the University of Washington Autism Center Tacoma.
Noah Triplett is a graduate student in the Child Clinical Psychology program at the University of Washington. He is currently completing a practicum at the UW Autism Center.
Jennifer Walker is a graduate student in the Counseling Psychology program at Northwest University. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Saint Martin’s University. She is currently completing a practicum at the UW Autism Center.

Post-Doctoral Trainees

Dr. Kate MacDuffie is a post-doctoral Research Associate at the University of Washington Autism Center. Her research interests are in the field of neuroethics, with a specific focus on the ethical use of predictive neuroimaging in pediatric disorders.See her personal website here!