ERIC Number: ED197539
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Motor Training of Severely Retarded Persons for Preparation for Independent Living: Case Studies.
Mitra, Sudhansu B.; Rowland, Rick
The paper presents case studies of two severely and profoundly retarded adults at an activity center in which training is aimed at motor development and its impact on social adjustment as well as independent functioning. In each instance, an individualized program and home component were designed. Appended are Ss' evaluation data on charts of communication, self help, occupation, and socialization development. (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the International Symposium on "Motor Skills: Major Instrument for the Total Education of the Mentally Retarded" (Quebec, Canada, June 26-30, 1979).