Dr. Logerquist earned a Ph.D. in Educational at Arizona State University and has pursued post-doctoral training in the evaluation and intervention for individuals identified with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. She is located in Scottsdale Arizona, and has provided quality services for over 20 years.
She was trained to administer the Autism Diagnostic Observation System and the Autism Diagnostic Interview – Revised tools (currently considered the “gold standard” in the field of autism). She met proficiency at the research level at the University of Michigan Child Communication Center. Additional training has increased her proficiency in the administration of these instruments in the clinical setting and enabled her to participate in national research on autism.
Dr. Logerquist was also trained in the TEACCH model at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The TEACCH model is a school-based model of intervention for use with individual with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Selected Publications and Presentations:
Logerquist, S.,(2010). Assessment of individuals with: procedures and pitfalls. In N. Mather & L. Jaffe, (Eds.), Comprehensive Evaluations: Case Reports for Psychologists, Diagnosticians, and Special Educators (pp. 1-7). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.
Logerquist (2010, Aug) Behaviors Associated with Autism that leads to social rejection and social isolation and remediation through Play therapy techniques. Presentation for Arizona Play Therapy Association, Phoenix, Az.
Rossignol, D., Rossingol, L., Smith, S., Schneider, C., Logerquist, S., Usman, A., Neubrander, J., Madren, E., Hintz, G., Grushkin, B., and Muper, E., (2009). Hyperbaric treatment for children with autism: a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, controlled trial, BMC Pediatrics 2009, 9:21.
Logerquist, S. & Nicholls, C. (2005, Oct). Lifespan Assessment and Treatment of Individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome. Presentation for the Arizona Psychological Association, Scottsdale, AZ
Logerquist, S.(2005, Feb). Social Skills for Individuals with Asperger’s Disorder. Presentation for the Arizona Department of Education, Litchfield AZ.
Logerquist, S. (2004 , Nov). Identifying Characteristics associated with ASD and Social Skill Deficits in Children, Teens and Adults with ASD. Presentation for Greater Phoenix Chapter of Autism Association of America, Phoenix, AZ.
- Past President, current member- Scottsdale Psychological Society
- Member – Arizona Psychological Association
- Member – American Psychological Association
- Member- Arizona School Psychologist Association
American Psychological Association
Arizona Psychological Association
Asperger Parent Network
Autism Society of America Greater Phoenix Area
Autism Society of America
Center for Research and Education
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
National Institute of Mental Health
Southwest Autism Research Center