Associate Professor, Co-Director of ABA Program
Dr. Justin D. Lane is an Associate Professor of Special Education in the Department of Early Childhood, Special Education, and Counselor Education. Dr. Lane’s research focuses on designing and evaluating individualized interventions for young children with low-incidence disabilities. His specific areas of research include: (a) naturalistic language interventions to improve expressive communication in young children who are minimally verbal, (b) promoting early social behaviors between children with social communication delays and same-age peers with typical social development (c) coaching indigenous implementers to conduct naturalistic procedures with fidelity during typical activities, and (c) systematically training pre-service professionals to visually analyze single case data.
Research categories: Special Education, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Disabilities, Communication, Social Behaviors