Dr. Robert Grant
Dr. Robert Grant is a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, Registered Play Therapist Supervisor, and Certified Autism Specialist. He has over 15 years in clinical, research, and training experience working with children, adolescents, and families dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Dr. Grant specializes in Play Therapy techniques with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families and also specializes in working with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other Neurodevelopmental disorders. He is the creator of AutPlay® Therapy, an autism treatment using Play Therapy, behavioral therapy, and relationship development approaches. Dr. Grant owns and operates a private practice clinic in Missouri, which houses a professional development training clinic that regularly provides several mental health workshops per year.
Dr. Grant serves as mentor and is a professional board member for The Southwest Autism Network of Missouri, and is a contributing writer for the Missouri Autism Report. Dr. Grant is the author of several books including the best selling AutPlay Therapy Handbook. He is a frequent speaker at regional and national conferences including the American Counseling Association, the American Mental Health Counselors Association, and the Association for Play Therapy, and presents trainings and workshops around the country and internationally.
Financial: Robert Jason Grant maintains a private practice. He has intellectual property rights to AutPlay Therapy. Dr. Grant receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Nonfinancial: Robert Jason Grant is a member of the Association of Play Therapy and the American Counseling Association.