Dr. Lynn Kern Koegel -
2012 Honoree

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Lynn Kern Koegel is the clinical Director of Autism Services at the Koegel Autism Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She has been active in the development of programs to improve communication in children with autism, including the development of first words, grammatical structure, and pragmatics. Lynn is co-author and co-editor of major textbooks on autism and positive behavioral support. She is also the co-author of the bestselling book Overcoming Autism: Finding the Answers, Strategies and Hope that can Transform a Child’s Life.  Koegel has developed and published procedures and field manuals in the areas of self management and functional analysis that are used in school districts throughout the U.S. She won the California PTA Award for Community Service for implementing Public School Social Programs in 2007. She was also honored as  UCSB Recognized Faculty Member.






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