Lauren Kenworthy

Lauren Kenworthy
Title:
Associate Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics and Psychiatry, George Washington University School of Medicine; Director of the Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders at Children’s National Medical Center
Email:
lkenwort@childrensnational.org
Website:
http://childrensnational.org/choose-childrens/find-a-provider/lauren-kenworthy

 

Research Focus

 

The neuropsychological phenotype of autism and executive function intervention for children on the autism spectrum. Dr. Kenworthy is author of a school-based executive function intervention for children on the autism spectrum, Unstuck and On Target, shown to be effective in a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) funded trial of the intervention in Fairfax County Public Schools.