Srishti Rau, Ph.D., is a pediatric neuropsychologist at Children's National's Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders. Dr. Rau received a B.S. from Duke University and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the Catholic University of America. Her dissertation research focused on social and communication symptoms in individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) without intellectual disability. She completed internship training in pediatric neuropsychology/clinical psychology at the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric neuropsychology at Children's Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders. Dr. Rau’s clinical work focuses on completing neuropsychological evaluations with children and adolescents with ASDs and additional neurodevelopmental and acquired conditions.