ERIC Number: ED043173
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: N/A
A Step-By-Step Guide to Personal Management for Blind Persons.
American Foundation for the Blind, New York, NY.
Specific procedures to instruct the blind in daily activities essential to personal management are described in areas of hygiene, grooming, clothing, and cosmetics. Detailed techniques are also provided for various aspects of homemaking such as cleaning, ironing, sewing, cooking, and child care. Additional guidelines include instruction in etiquette, gestures, table manners, telephone dialing, and other social abilities. Information on necessary equipment and suggested orientations accompanies the techniques for each topic. An extensive list of references available in braille is provided for each area, and additional sources of information and participants in the seminars on personal management services are also noted. (RD)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Exceptional Child Education, Guidelines, Homemaking Skills, Hygiene, Interpersonal Competence, Teaching Methods, Visual Impairments, Visually Handicapped Mobility
American Foundation for the Blind, Inc., 15 West 16th Street, New York, New York 10011
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Foundation for the Blind, New York, NY.