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Faculty Directory » Christine Shane

Behavioral Sciences

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Call Gail Feckley at (978) 665-3241 to arrange for an appointment.

Office Information:

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

Courses Taught:

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

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. "Tools for Tomorrow." ARC Massachusetts, 2003.

Shane, C. L. “Americans with Disabilities: Advocacy, Law, and Human Services.” Human Services: Contemporary Issues and Trends, edited by Harris, Howard S. et al, 3rd Edition. Pearson, 2003.

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 (Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation.)

Professional Affiliations:

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