Faculty Directory » Christine Shane

Behavioral Sciences

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2017
Call Gail Feckley at (978) 665-3241 to arrange for an appointment.

Office Information:

Room Number: McKay 206C
Phone: 978-665-3242
Email: cshane@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Introduction to Human Services (HMSV 1100)
Building Community Supports for Persons with Developmental Disabilities (HMSV 3410)
Interviewing Techniques (HMSV 2500)
Internship in CJ/HMSV (HMSV 4890)
Managing the Non-Profit Agency (HMSV 3000)
Group Work (HMSV 2900)

Education:

Ph.D., Brandeis University
M.S., Syracuse University
B.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Research Interests:

Persons with Disabilities and Community Support Systems

Current Projects:

Transition Workshops for families and individuals with disabilities, sponsored by ARC Massachusetts.
Assessment of Public School Programs and Non-Profit Organization
Chairperson, Statewide Advisory Council, Department of Developmental Disabilities

Representative Publications:

Shane, C.L. et al, (2003). Tools for Tomorrow. Published by ARC Massachusetts.

Shane, C. L., (2002). “Americans with Disabilities: Advocacy, Law, and Human Services.” In Harris, H., and Maloney, D., Eds. Human Services: Contemporary Issues and Trends, 3rd Edition. Boston: Allyn and Bacon.

Shane, C.L., (2001). The Americans with Disabilities Act and Workers’ Compensation Insurance. Unintended Consequences. Brandies University. (Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation.)

Professional Affiliations:

The American Association for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (formerly AAMR)