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Howard C. Shane, PhD

Howard C. Shane, PhD

Dr. Shane is the director of the Center for Communication Disorders at Children’s Hospital Boston, where he also conducts a clinical practice that concentrates on persons with autism spectrum disorders. He oversees a collaboration between Children’s Hospital Boston and the Monarch School for Children with Autism in Shaker Heights, Ohio, to create a visual-based curriculum. He is an associate professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at Harvard Medical School and professor of communication sciences and disorders at the MGH Institute for Health Professions. Known internationally for creating inventive communication procedures and technology applications for persons with autism as well as innovative ways to operate and control computers for persons with difficulty with motor control, Dr. Shane has received Honors of the Association from the American Speech and Hearing Association, where he is a fellow, and is the recipient of the Goldenson Award for Innovations in Technology from the United Cerebral Palsy Association. He is the author of numerous papers and chapters on severe speech impairment.

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Effective SLP Interventions for Children with Cerebral Palsy - NDT/Traditional/Eclectic

Edited by: Fran Redstone, PhD, CCC-SLP, C/NDT

Developed for therapists working with children with cerebral palsy and other neuromotor disorders, this book outlines practical clinical interventions written by expert clinicians and evaluates the evidence that supports these interventions. The book covers a range of issues from feeding and swallowing, to language and literacy intervention.

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