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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

Courses Taught:

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


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 (Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation.)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:

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