Michael D Powers PsyD

Assistant Clinical Professor in the Child Study Center; Director, The Center for Children with Special Needs, Glastonbury, CT

Departments & Organizations

Child Study Center

Research Interests

autism, treatment, applied behavior analysis, severe challenging behavior


  • Psy.D., Rutgers University, 1984

Selected Publications

  • Powers, M.D. (2005). Behavioral assessment of children and adolescents with autism in Volkmar, F., Klin, A., and Paul, R. (Eds). Handbook of autism and pervasive developmental disorders (3rd edition). New York: Wiley. Powers, M.D. (2008). Forward. In K. Chawarska, A. Klin, & F. Volkmar, Infants and toddlers with autism. New York: Wiley. Powers, M.D. and Loomis, J.L. (in press). Adolescents and adults with Asperger Syndrome. In Klin, A., Volkmar, F.R., and Sparrow, S.S. (Eds), Asperger Syndrome (Second Edition). New York: Guilford. Powers, M.D., Palmieri, M.J., D’Eramo, K.S. and Powers, K.M. (2011). Evidence-based practice in the treatment of behavioral excesses and deficits in autism. In F. Volkmar, D. Cicchetti, P. Doehring, & Reichow, B. Evidence-based practices in autism. New York: Springer.


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