Grace Gengoux, Ph.D., BCBA-D, is Director of the Autism Intervention Clinic and a Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University. Dr. Gengoux is a licensed clinical psychologist with expertise in the clinical evaluation and behavioral treatment of children with ASD. She has specialized training in Pivotal Response Treatment (PRT), having completed her doctoral studies under the mentorship of Drs. Robert and Lynn Koegel. Dr. Gengoux oversees the PRT group parent training program at Stanford, supervises postdoctoral fellows providing PRT clinical treatment, and has completed multiple clinical trials evaluating the effects of PRT on the social-communication competence of young children with autism. Along with her collaborators at Stanford, Dr. Gengoux has published peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters on naturalistic behavioral treatments for autism and regularly presents her research at both national and international conferences. Dr. Gengoux serves as Associate Editor for the Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions and serves on the Board of Directors for Gatepath, the largest non-profit serving individuals with developmental disabilities in San Mateo County. Dr. Gengoux received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of California Santa Barbara and completed her clinical internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the Yale Child Study Center, before joining Stanford’s clinical faculty in 2010.
Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Board Certification: Behavior Analyst, Behavior Analyst Certification Board (2009)
PhD Training:University of California Santa Barbara (2008) CA
Fellowship:Yale University Child Study Center (2009) CT
Internship:Yale University Child Study Center (2008) CT