Joseph L. Amaral, M.S., M.A. Received a M.S. In Counseling and Counselor Education from Indiana University in 2008 and a M.A. In psychology from the University of Cincinnati in 2011. His current research focuses on exploring cognitive and social development in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders with an emphasis on how contextual factors affect task performance. The overall goal of this work is to develop innovative assessment and intervention strategies.