Dr. Barry M. Prizant, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Dr. Barry Prizant has more than 40 years experience as a clinical scholar, consultant, researcher and program consultant to children and older persons with Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and related developmental disabilities and their families. He is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist and holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Barry is the co-author of the book Autism spectrum disorders: A developmental, transactional perspective (2000), the assessment instruments, The Communication and Symbolic Behavior (CSBS) Scales (1993) and The CSBS-Developmental Profile (2002) (with Dr. Amy Wetherby). He was a vital participant in developing The SCERTS Model (Social Communication, Emotional Regulation and Transactional Support) was developed out of 25 years of research and clinical/educational. Barry has received widespread recognition and many honors in his career. www.barryprizant.com