ERIC Number: ED345426
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Recreation and Leisure: Issues for Adolescents with Chronic Illnesses and Disabilities. CYDLINE Reviews.
Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Granada Hills, CA.
This bibliography presents 162 annotated references (including bibliographic materials, training and educational materials, and programs) about issues of recreation and leisure for adolescents and young adults with chronic illnesses and disabilities. Each reference usually contains a full bibliographic citation, a brief descriptive abstract, and availability and cost information. Bibliographic references are dated from 1981 to 1992 and are grouped into the following categories: physical/multiple disabilities; mental retardation; chronic illnesses (cancer, cerebral palsy, cystic fibrosis, diabetes, epilepsy, heart disease); hearing and visual impairments; camping and summer programs; and wellness and health knowledge. Training and educational materials include videos, booklets, guides, and manuals. The section on programs briefly describes 20 programs including address, telephone number, and a contact person. (DB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Chronic Illness, Disabilities, Health Promotion, Hearing Impairments, Instructional Materials, Leisure Education, Mental Retardation, Physical Disabilities, Recreation, Recreational Programs, Resident Camp Programs, Resources, Summer Programs, Visual Impairments, Young Adults
National Center for Youth with Disabilities, University of Minnesota, Box 721 UMHC, Harvard St. at East River Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55455 ($6.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Maternal and Child Health Services.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Granada Hills, CA.