Dr. Ketty Patiño González is a clinical psychologist licensed in Florida since 1998. She is a graduate of the University of Miami’s clinical psychology program, Child and Family Track. Dr. Patiño González worked in various capacities at the University of Miami from 1995 until June 2007, when she decided to devote all her time to private practice. At the University of Miami she taught graduate courses in psychological assessments and supervised all the clinical psychology doctoral students on their assessment practica for twelve years. During her stay at UM, she started an assessment clinic that established a very strong reputation for its psychoeducational and developmental evaluations of children, adolescents, and adults. In addition, seeing a need in the community, in 2002 she established the Autism Spectrum Assessment Clinic (ASAC) to evaluate children with developmental disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders. These clinics are ongoing at the university and continue to be very successful.
Dr. Patiño González was born in Cuba and left as a young girl. She is married and has four children and six grandchildren. She is bilingual and bicultural in Spanish and specializes in bilingual assessments. As part of her private practice, she has seen children from 34 different countries, including 20 Latin American countries.
Dr. Patiño González has presented locally, nationally, and internationally on autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), learning disabilities, and psychoeducational evaluations. Her practice is solely dedicated to assessments.