ERIC Number: ED029437
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Career Opportunities in the Field of Mental Retardation.
Eisenbud, Robert E., Comp.
Addressed to high school and college students interested in working with the mentally retarded, the booklet describes opportunities in the field. Careers considered include 16 in health and health related services, four in education, seven in social and rehabilitative services, and six in administration and coordination of services. Research careers are also treated. For all, a description of the career is included, and educational and training requirements and sources of further information are stated; information regarding financial assistance is provided when relevant. (JD)
Descriptors: Administrators, Career Opportunities, Child Care Occupations, Dental Hygienists, Dentists, Exceptional Child Services, Mental Retardation, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physicians, Rehabilitation Counseling, Researchers, Social Workers, Special Education Teachers, Speech Therapy, Teacher Aides, Therapists
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 ($0.25)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Secretary's Committee on Mental Retardation.