ERIC Number: ED069061
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
University Affiliated Facilities; An Overview.
Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC. Div. of Developmental Disabilities.
Described is a federally funded program of university affiliated facilities intended to develop skilled manpower in the field of mental retardation and other developmental disabilities and to demonstrate interdisciplinary, innovative, and improved services for persons who are developmentally disabled. Locations of the facilities are identified as is their responsibility in service areas such as diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, personal care, day care, special living arrangement, training, protective services, recreation, counseling, and transportation. Examined are the variety of disciplines represented in the training programs as well as the results of a followup survey of trainees. A review and assessment of the program are summarized. (GW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC. Div. of Developmental Disabilities.