Erica Rouch

Erica Fornaris Rouch

  • Research Assistant Professor
  • Director of Autism Services
  • Clinical Psychologist

Office Location

Bavaro Hall Rm B020
PO Box 400270
417 Emmet Street S
Charlottesville, VA 22903


Erica Rouch began her professional career as a school psychologist in Virginia and North Carolina public schools. As a licensed clinical and school psychologist, her expertise is in interdisciplinary autism assessment, parent coaching, and interventions for individuals with autism and developmental disabilities. At UVA, the focus of her work is clinical training and teaching in the field of neurodevelopmental disabilities, and she is the training director for UVA’s Blue Ridge Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) program. Some of Rouch's interests include increasing access to autism services for underserved populations, gender differences in ASD, and improving assessment and intervention services for females with autism.


Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Virginia STAR Initiative, 2019
Clinical Internship, Marcus Autism Center, Emory School of Medicine, 2018
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2018
M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2010
B.A., University of Virginia, 2007

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