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Authority on Autism & Author of "Uniquely Human"

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 Barry M. Prizant Biography

Barry M. Prizant has more than 40 years of 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 the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. He has Photo Prizant served as a tenured Professor of Communication Disorders at Southern Illinois University and Emerson College, Boston, where he developed specialty tracks in language disabilities and autism in the Master’s and Doctoral programs.

He has developed family-centered programs for newly diagnosed toddlers with social-communication disabilities and ASD and their families in hospital and university clinic settings, and consults widely to schools and agencies in New England as well and nationally and internationally, from early intervention through high school settings.

In the 1970’s, Barry continued his life’s journey maintaining a focus on supporting people with disabilities and their families throughout his Master’s and Doctoral studies in Communication Disorders and Child and Human Development. Since 1998, Barry has been Director of Childhood Communication Services (CCS), a private practice, and at Brown University, he has served as an Adjunct Professor in the Center for the Study of Human Development, and currently in the Artists and Scientists as Partners Group. He has published more than 120 articles and chapters on autism, childhood communication disorders and child development, has given more than 700 seminars and workshops in 49 states and 20 countries. He has served on the Editorial Board of six scholarly journals and wrote a regular column for Autism Spectrum Quarterly for five years.

Prizant is the co-author of the book "Autism spectrum disorders: A developmental, transactional perspective," the assessment instruments, The Communication and Symbolic Behavior (CSBS) Scales and The CSBS-Developmental Profile (with Dr. Amy Wetherby). Other research and clinical interests include early identification of young children with disabilities, impact of childhood disability on the family, family-centered support and treatment, understanding language and communicative characteristics of children with social-communicative disabilities including ASD, and the relationships between communication disorders and emotional/behavioral disorders in children. His latest book (with Tom Fields-Meyer), written for a mainstream audience is "Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism," published in 2015 by Simon & Schuster.

Over the past decade, Prizant and his colleagues' work has also focused on developing the SCERTS Model for individuals who have or are at-risk for social-communicative difficulties including autism, and their families. The SCERTS Model is an evidenced-based framework now being implemented in a dozen countries with the manuals having been translated into Japanese, and Korean with other translations in process, providing many unique opportunities for international collaboration and travel.

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Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism

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Barry M. Prizant

Authority on Autism & Author of "Uniquely Human"

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Barry M. Prizant Biography

Barry M. Prizant has more than 40 years of 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 the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. He has Photo Prizant served as a tenured Professor of Communication Disorders at Southern Illinois University and Emerson College, Boston, where he developed specialty tracks in language disabilities and autism in the Master’s and Doctoral programs.

He has developed family-centered programs for newly diagnosed toddlers with social-communication disabilities and ASD and their families in hospital and university clinic settings, and consults widely to schools and agencies in New England as well and nationally and internationally, from early intervention through high school settings.

In the 1970’s, Barry continued his life’s journey maintaining a focus on supporting people with disabilities and their families throughout his Master’s and Doctoral studies in Communication Disorders and Child and Human Development. Since 1998, Barry has been Director of Childhood Communication Services (CCS), a private practice, and at Brown University, he has served as an Adjunct Professor in the Center for the Study of Human Development, and currently in the Artists and Scientists as Partners Group. He has published more than 120 articles and chapters on autism, childhood communication disorders and child development, has given more than 700 seminars and workshops in 49 states and 20 countries. He has served on the Editorial Board of six scholarly journals and wrote a regular column for Autism Spectrum Quarterly for five years.

Prizant is the co-author of the book "Autism spectrum disorders: A developmental, transactional perspective," the assessment instruments, The Communication and Symbolic Behavior (CSBS) Scales and The CSBS-Developmental Profile (with Dr. Amy Wetherby). Other research and clinical interests include early identification of young children with disabilities, impact of childhood disability on the family, family-centered support and treatment, understanding language and communicative characteristics of children with social-communicative disabilities including ASD, and the relationships between communication disorders and emotional/behavioral disorders in children. His latest book (with Tom Fields-Meyer), written for a mainstream audience is "Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism," published in 2015 by Simon & Schuster.

Over the past decade, Prizant and his colleagues' work has also focused on developing the SCERTS Model for individuals who have or are at-risk for social-communicative difficulties including autism, and their families. The SCERTS Model is an evidenced-based framework now being implemented in a dozen countries with the manuals having been translated into Japanese, and Korean with other translations in process, providing many unique opportunities for international collaboration and travel.

Barry M. Prizant Videos

  • ERFcon 2017. Zagreb - Keynote Speaker - Barry M. Prizant
    Keynote Speaker - Barry M. Prizant recorded after presentation.
  • How Parents Can Cope After an Autism Diagnosis
    Dr. Barry M. Prizant, one of the world’s leading authorities on autism and author of 'Uniquely Human', offers 5 tips for parents dealing with a...
  • Barry Prizant: "Uniquely Human" | Talks at Google
    Dr. Barry Prizant visited Google's office in Cambridge, MA to discuss his book "Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism".

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  • How to book Barry M. Prizant?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Barry M. Prizant for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Barry M. Prizant, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Barry M. Prizant or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Barry M. Prizant?

    Booking fees for Barry M. Prizant, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Barry M. Prizant, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Barry M. Prizant?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Barry M. Prizant for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Barry M. Prizant for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Barry M. Prizant or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Barry M. Prizant or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Barry M. Prizant is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Barry M. Prizant for your event is $10,000 - $20,000. Barry M. Prizant generally travels from RI, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Temple Grandin, Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson, Jonathan Chase, Tyler McNamer and Carrie Cariello. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Barry M. Prizant for an upcoming event.

Barry M. Prizant Speaker Videos

  • ERFcon 2017. Zagreb - Keynote Speaker - Barry M. Prizant
    Keynote Speaker - Barry M. Prizant recorded after presentation.
    How Parents Can Cope After an Autism Diagnosis
    Dr. Barry M. Prizant, one of the world’s leading authorities on autism and author of 'Uniquely Human', offers 5 tips for parents dealing with a child newly diagnosed with autism.
  • Barry Prizant: "Uniquely Human" | Talks at Google
    Dr. Barry Prizant visited Google's office in Cambridge, MA to discuss his book "Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism".

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