ERIC Number: ED036944
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Disability and the Disadvantaged. Proceedings of a Conference Held in San Francisco, California, May 26-28, 1969.
Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Boulder, CO.
Articulating the needs of the disabled disadvantaged, conference participants discussed educational opportunities and rehabilitation services. A paper by Dr. Harold Dent set the stage for the institute and focused attention on implications for training and service of personnel involved with those who are disabled and disadvantaged. Dr. Dorothy Carr delineated the objectives of the conference and highlights from meetings on rehabilitation-special education and related services. The dissatisfaction with persons providing services to the disadvantaged ghetto population, recruitment possibilities, and training and sensitivity to minority groups is dealt with in conference proceedings as related by Dr. Harold Prehm. A listing by state of conference participants is provided. (WW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.; United Cerebral Palsy Research and Educational Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Boulder, CO.