ERIC Number: ED049585
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
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The President's Committee on Mental Retardation: The Decisive Decade.
President's Committee on Mental Retardation, Washington, DC.
The fourth annual report of the President's Committee on Mental Retardation comments upon areas of significant progress and of critical need in mental retardation. The problem of malnutrition, improvements in residential care, and advancements in diagnosis, treatment, and prevention through research are discussed. Specific recommendations for action in inner city schools and better school services are listed. Also summarized are the Committee's present and future studies and initiatives in the areas of delivery of state services, legal rights and guardianship of the retarded, manpower planning and utilization, and international information exchange. (KW)
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Authoring Institution: President's Committee on Mental Retardation, Washington, DC.