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Michelle R. Matzke, Psy.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in providing assessment and treatment for children, adolescents and young adults with autism, anxiety, depressive disorders, and behavioral disorders.  Dr. Matzke consults with school systems, agencies, and organizations to provide the most effective services and interventions to children and adolescents with developmental concerns.  She works directly with educators, speech/language pathologists, occupational therapists, BCBAs and other helping professionals.  Dr. Matzke’s work is informed by evidence-based treatment and interventions which led to her development of social skill curriculum for high-functioning children, adolescents and young adults with ASD.

Dr. Matzke presents nationally and provides training on autism and trauma to treating professionals, teachers and parents.  She is passionate about helping communities and other professionals learn how to work with individuals on the autism spectrum in ways which encourage healthy independence, hope, and structure to assist these individuals in today’s changing society.  Dr. Matzke earned her doctorate in psychology from Spaulding University in Louisville, Kentucky and completed her internship at Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health in Canton, Ohio.  She completed her post-doctoral training at Dally Behavioral Health where she specialized in assessing and treating children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder and co-morbid conditions.  Dr. Matzke is a member of the American Psychological Association and is dually licensed in the states of Ohio and Montana.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Michelle Matzke has an employment relationship with Montana Academy. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial:  Michelle Matzke is a member of the American Psychological Association; and the Ohio Psychological Association.