Faculty/Staff Achievement: Publication in SRCEA Journal

Dr. Marc Ellison, interim executive director of the West Virginia Autism Training Center; Jackie Clark, assistant coordinator for the center’s College Program for Students with Asperger’s Syndrome; Dr. Michael Cunningham, professor of leadership studies; and Rebecca Hansen, program coordinator for the center’s college program, recently published their manuscript,  “Academic and Campus Accommodations that Foster Success for College Students with Asperger’s Disorder,” in the SRCEA Yearbook, the peer-reviewed journal of the Southern Regional Council on Education Administration. This research effort is one of the first in the country to identify and describe the supports necessary for college students diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder to have a successful experience in higher education. The publication can be found at http://srcea.us/yahoo_site_admin/assets/docs/SRCEA_Yearbook_September_2013_version3.303160733.pdf