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ERIC Number: ED244412
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jan
Reference Count: 0
A Resource Manual for the Development and Evaluation of Special Programs for Exceptional Students. Volume II-J: Occupational and Physical Therapy.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Education for Exceptional Students.
The resource manual examines issues involved in occupational and physical therapy services to exceptional children in Florida's schools. State and federal regulations are cited along with recommendations for best practices in relation to: student eligibility procedures (definition, eligibility criteria, screening, referral, student evaluation, eligibility and placement determination, and dismissal); the occupational and physical therapy plans (methodology and procedures for plan development, staff roles and responsibilities, equpment and supplies, parent involvement); and personnel (requirements for registration and licensing, competencies, certification). The text of state legislation regarding occupational and physical therapy is appended. (CL)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Education for Exceptional Students.
Note: For related documents, see ED 235 643, ED 235 652, and EC 162 404-420. Portions are marginally legible.