Our Staff

Larissa Powers


Larissa Powers graduated from Louisiana State University in 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in child and Family Studies. She earned her master’s degree from Ball State University in Applied Behavioral Analysis. Larissa has been helping children with autism since 2018 and has extensive experience in both educational and clinical settings.  She is compassionate, caring, and enjoys collaborating with parents and families to build sustainable progress in their child's behavior, social interactions, and communication. As Clinical Director of GulfSouth Autism Center in Covington, Larissa is in an excellent position to follow her passion, and apply her experience and skill to benefit many.  She enjoys her work and looks forward to every day.