About Dr. DeRamus

Dr. DeRamus grew up in the Opelika/Auburn area before earning her Ph.D. from the University of Alabama in 2009. She completed a predoctoral internship at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, NC. Following her internship she completed fellowships with the TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina and the University of Alabama Autism Spectrum Disorders Clinic.


Dr. DeRamus works with preschoolers, children, adolescents, and families with a variety of presenting problems, including:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder and other Developmental Disabilities
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • ADHD
  • Behavior Problems
  • Adjustment Problems


Dr. DeRamus also provides services to adults with developmental disabilities, including ASD, and their families. Her evidence-based treatment approach to intervention is most often cognitive-behavioral, but treatment strategies are individualized, taking into account each client’s developmental level and personal strengths and weaknesses.


Dr. DeRamus also provides psychological evaluations, including:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder and other Developmental Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • ADHD
  • Intelligence Testing
  • Achievement Testing

Dr. Michelle DeRamus

861-D North Dean Road | Auburn, AL 36830

(334) 887-4343