13093-Altman, Maura

Maura Altman, PsyD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

1002 Wishard Blvd., Suite 3120

Indianapolis, IN 46202


·        Dr. Rouse is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the Child Development Center at Riley Hospital for Children and Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Rouse provides diagnostic consultation and psychological evaluation to children. Clinical interests include the evaluation and treatment of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), behavior disorders, school/learning problems, anxiety, and developmental and intellectual disabilities.

Key Publications


Ott, M. A., Rouse M. L., Resseguie J., Smith H., & Woodcox S. (2010).  Community-level successes and challenges to implementing adolescent sex education programs. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 15(2), 169-177.

Rouse, M. L. (2010). Building self-esteem of female youth in group counseling: A review of literature and practice. Graduate Journal of Counseling Psychology, 2(1), article 4.


Rouse, M. L., Fishbein, L., Minshawi, N., & Fodstad, J. (in preparation). Historical development. In J. L. Matson (Ed.). Clinicians Guide to Toilet Training Children.

Fishbein, L., Rouse, M. L., Minshawi, N. & Fodstad, J. (in press). Historical development of treatment. In J. L. Matson (Ed.). Handbook of Autism Treatments.

Taylor, N. M, & Rouse, M. L. (2013). Prevention in mental illness. In T. Plante (Ed.), Abnormal psychology across the ages, Vol. III: Trends and future directions (215-230). Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger/ABC-CLIO.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • Education
    2016 Postdoctoral Training Indiana University School of Medicine
    2015 PsyD University of Indianapolis
    2010 MA Marquette University
    2007 BA Saint Mary's College
  • Research

    Most recent research interests are focused on the treatment of children with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities.

  • Professional Organizations
    American Psychological Association
    Indiana Psychological Association
  • Clinical Interests

    ·        Neurodevelopmental disabilities including autism spectrum disorder (ASD), intellectual disability, and developmental disorders; ADHD; disruptive behavior disorders; anxiety disorders; parent-child relationships  

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