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Rochester Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder (RRCASD)

Meet Our Team

  • Susan A. Hetherington, Ph.D., RRCASD Director
    Dr. Susan Hetherington oversees all RRCASD activities and resources. She provides community education and technical assistance to various individuals, groups, schools and organizations within the region.
  • Angela Huss, LMSW, provides ASD related information and referral for individuals, parents/caregivers/family members, various school and organization personnel within the region.
  • Valerie Smith, RRCASD Coordinator provides technical assistance and community education on evidence-based practices in ASD throughout the region.

(Please note that all RRCASD personnel are part-time.)

Contact Us

Toll-Free phone number: (855) 508-8485


Rochester Regional Center for Autism
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 671
Rochester, NY 14642


The RRCASD is made possible through a grant from the NYS Education Department and is a program of the Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities at the University of Rochester Medical Center. The University of Rochester provides the information on this web site as a community service. It does not endorse or sponsor the events or organizations referred to on this site.