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ERIC Number: ED033491
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Pages: 220
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Mental Retardation, Selected Conference Papers.
Scheerenberger, R.C., Ed.
A compilation of selected papers includes the following: comprehensive diagnostic services; pediatric aspects of diagnosis; psychological evaluation of the severely retarded; use of social competency devices; diagnosis of the adult retarded; programing for the severely retarded; nursery school experiences for the trainable; a practical approach to teaching; behavior shaping with the severely retarded; development of communication skills; a speech, language, and hearing program; arts and crafts with preschool children; music activities; activity programs; recreation; and educational evaluation. Also discussed are these topics: medical considerations; the role of the nurse; public health services; pastoral care; boarding home provisions; social services in residential care facilities; a volunteer program in a residential facility; transportation facilities; developing community services; planning local services and programs; programing and the public schools; the needs of the retarded program planning, and satellite programs in rural areas; a project in Wisconsin; and diagnosis and followup in non-metropolitan areas. (RJ)
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Sponsor: Public Health Service (DHEW), Arlington, VA.
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Dept. of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities, Springfield.