Dr. Edna Smith


College of Education

Role: Staff
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
College of Education
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • PhD, 1985, Child and Family Development, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • MA, 1964, Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
  • BSEd, 1963, Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology

Research and professional interests

  • Improving the education of students with autism
  • Typical and atypical child development
  • Understanding and managing behavior in students with autism and related disorders
  • Academically able students with autism