Assessment and CBT-based Therapy for Individuals with ASD. Live Better Today.


Kate Cody, PsyD, is a clinical psychologist with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), with a focus on co-occurring mental health issues like anxiety and depression. A featured practitioner in On The Spectrum’s ‘People Who Make A Difference’ list, Dr. Cody offers first-time autism diagnoses and psychotherapy services. Using an integrative approach to psychotherapy with foundation in CBT-based approaches in combination with social skills training and family psychotherapy, she helps create a non-judgmental environment to help patients and families understand the therapeutic process together. Dr. Cody is experienced working with patients of all ages, and offers counseling for neurodiverse couples in addition to family therapy.

Professionally, Dr. Cody also provides training and supervision to externs and interns in educational and clinical psychology. A former Director of Clinical Services at The SEED Center in Stamford, CT, Dr. Cody uses her experience to consult with inpatient programs and schools to adapt their services to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Upcoming Events

Keynote: Getting Unstuck: Interventions for Fostering Independence Throughout Development with Dr. Rebecca Sachs at The Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Association (AHA) Annual Fall Conference

When: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Where: Adelphi University
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  • Dr. Kate Cody is a true expert in her field! She is extremely passionate and highly committed to working with individuals on the autism spectrum. Her knowledge base and use of many different therapeutic approaches makes her distinguished above all others. Dr. Cody has made a positive impact on so many of the families I work with. She is precise, very professional, and more importantly, she is trusted and valued!
    — Robin Portanova, President, Stamford Education 4 Autism
  • Dr. Cody performed the best ever evaluation for my daughter. It helped me to comprehend my daughter’s behaviors and Asperger syndrome. I understood so much more of what was going on with her. Dr. Cody’s evaluation was remarkable, thorough, and gave concrete recommendations for dealing with my daughter’s issues and challenges.
    — Carol Otto, parent of an individual with AS
  • Kate is tireless in working to develop new ways to support those on the spectrum be all they can be. She is creative in collaborating with others and drawing them into our special team. She then brings students into the mix, showing them how to apply innovative thinking to the unique issues our clients present.
    — Lynda Geller, PhD, Founder, Spectrum Services

Patient Diagnosis

A specialist in first-time diagnoses, Dr. Cody works with adults and children to identify patient needs and therapeutic options.


Using CBT-based techniques, Dr. Cody works with the patient as well as their support systems to encourage patient growth.

Professional Consultation

An experienced Director of Clinical Services, Dr. Cody works with you and your team to assess existing policies and optimize your approach.