Dr. Myrtle Yoshinaga was a fellow clinician and supervisor, a colleague and a leader. She inspired all who came to know her to strive for excellence in their clinical work. This award is perpetuated in her memory, hoping to foster the professional values which she held and encouraged through her clinical excellence and dedication. It is a honor to be nominated for outstanding clinical work.
CEC would also like to congratulate all nominees of the 2016 Myrtle Yoshinaga Clinical Excellence Award:
(Listed in left to right in the picture: Michelle Sherens/CSDD, Kathleen Locmelis/CSDD, Nora Higgins/CSDD, Barbara Groom/CSDD, John Berres/AMHS, Dorothy Archambeau /CSDD, Pam Dunckel/ FamForward).
The winner of the 2016 Myrtle Yoshinaga Clinical Excellence Award is Barbara Groom, LLP Autism Coordinator/Wardcliff Abilities Center/CSDD.