Karis Casagrande

Karis  Casagrande
  • Graduate Student
  • Clinical Science


BS, Cognitive Science, Brown Unversity, 2010 
MA, Clinical Psychology, Michigan State University, 2016


Karís Casagrande is a PhD student in the Clinical Psychology Program. She is interested in helping parents successfully address the needs of their child and family through both research and clinical work. Her current research focuses on utilizing community partnerships and mixed methods to understand how parents access services in community settings. She also provides consultation for providers in Project ImPACT, am evidence-based parent-mediated intervention for social communication. Additionally, Karís has been involved with the Mid-Michigan Autism Association for several years, providing autism awareness training to a variety of community organizations and consulting with the Wharton Center for Sensory Friendly Performance series.