Lori Jeanne Peloquin, PhD
Dr. Lori Jeanne Peloquin is a Clinical Psychologist specializing in Autism Spectrum Disorders. She received her PhD from the University of Rochester and completed a Postdoctoral fellowship in Pediatrics and Developmental Disabilities at University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry where she also holds joint community faculty appointments in Psychiatry and Pediatrics.
For over 30 years, Dr. Peloquin has treated individuals with developmental and learning disorders and their families, focusing on children, teens and young adults with Anxiety, Regulatory, Sensory Processing, Developmental and Autism Spectrum Disorders. She has given workshops on such themes as Sexuality and Autism, Autism and Anxiety, and How to Tell your Child about Having Autism Spectrum Disorder. She also mentors professionals in Mental health, Occupational, Music and Speech Language therapies, and allied fields.
Dr. Peloquin has been on the faculty of the Interdisciplinary Council on Developmental and Learning Disorders since its inception and was one of the first to receive a DIR/Floortime Model Certificate from them. She has been on the senior faculty of Profectum since 2011 when it began. Her writings include articles in the Autism-Asperger’s Digest on the DIR/Floortime Model. She was recognized as Outstanding Psychologist of the Year by the Genesee Valley Psychological Association for her leadership and contributions to the community.
Dr. Peloquin is married with two children and has a private practice in Rochester, NY.