Richard Howlin PhD

Autism Spectrum Disorder (Asperger Syndrome) and Developing Minds 

About Dr. Howlin

Richard Howlin, D. Psych, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist with over 30 years of experience in the field of child & adolescent developmental autism. His writings and teaching areas include the role of natural learning differences in children, the neurobiology and treatment of Asperger Syndrome and ADHD. Dr. Howlin was trained in Munich, Bavaria and originally lectured in developmental psychology and autism at the University of Michigan.  He conducts ongoing trainings in child and adolescent psychology in Europe and the United States. He was former vice president of the Michigan Society for Asperger Syndrome and is a consultant for the Hillingdon School for Autism in London. He maintains a clinical practice in Chelsea, Michigan.

Areas of Expertise:    

  • Learning Differences in Children and Adults
  • Learning Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (Child-Adult) 
  • Autism Spectrum Transition Services  
  • Emotional Disorders
  • Jungian Typology
  • Psychological Effects of Screen Use in Children