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ERIC Number: ED157363
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Pages: 12
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The Organization and Development of a Model Comprehensive Medical and Educational Facility Serving the Severely and Profoundly Handicapped.
Leon, Loretta Tong
The paper describes the medical and education components of FIND (Florida Institute of Neuro-Dynamics), a private, nonprofit medical facility serving severely learning disabled, behaviorally disordered, autistic, and schizophrenic young adults. The program is reported to include a medical approach to etiology, with emphasis on allergy testing. The program is also noted to focus on behavioral assessment and intervention with individualized activities in the following areas: academic and social skills, gross and fine motor development, self identification, self care skills, and prevocational skills. (SBH)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Florida Institute of Neuro Dynamics
Note: Paper presented at the World Congress on Future Special Education (First, Stirling, Scotland, June 25 - July 1, 1978)