About the Author

This enduring continuing nursing education course was initially developed by Sandra Keefe, RN, MSN, Curriculum and Health Care Manager at Via Services. Sandra is an experience direct care provider, manager, and advocate for children, teens, and adults with developmental and physical disabilities in acute care, home care, and community health settings

Valerie Aarne Grossman, RN, MALS, BSN, NE-BC, is an American Nurses Association Honorary Nursing Practice Award winner. Valerie has accepted ongoing Content Specialist responsibilities for this Cerebral Palsy in Children course.

Valerie and Sandra have extensive personal and professional experience working with families of disabled children. Valerie is a renowned nursing author and Clinical Expert in the fields of telephone triage and Emergency care with broad knowledge of the effects of pediatric disability on patients and families.