Cardon, Teresa
Director of the Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism
801) 863-5517
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Fall 2017 CV
Last Updated: 3/20/18 -

 Teresa A. Cardon, PhD., CCC-SLP, BCBA-D has worked with individuals on the autism spectrum for over 20 years. Dr. Cardon completed her doctoral training in Speech & Hearing Science with an autism emphasis at Arizona State University and is the Director of the Melisa Nellesen Autism Center at Utah Valley University. Dr. Cardon has published her research on autism in peer-reviewed journals and presents at conferences both nationally and internationally. Dr. Cardon has done extensive research on video modeling with young children with autism. Her latest book, Technology and the Treatment of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, describes a multitude of supports for individuals on the spectrum. Dr. Cardon is currently conducting research on clinical aspects of SLP’s and BCBA’s.  Dr. Cardon enjoys collaborating with colleagues and sits on numerous boards both locally and nationally. She recently joined the Utah Network for Early Autism Response to provide autism trainings all across the state of Utah.