ERIC Number: ED112530
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Training Procedure Manual for the Mentally Retarded.
Dustin, Josephine; And Others
Presented is a training procedure manual for institutionalized moderately, severely, and profoundly retarded persons. Teaching activities are suggested for the following skill areas: motor development and awareness (including sensory stimulation, mat skills, and music and basic rhythm); toileting; eating skills (such as straw sipping and table manners); dressing; hygiene (including handwashing and shaving); grooming; clothing care; homemaking skills (such as dusting and simple cooking); scholastic skills (including color concepts and simple budgeting); and survival, travel, and social skills. Within each area, tasks are broken down into sequential steps and appropriate cue words are provided for the trainer. The manual also includes a training program for adults to learn how to deal with children. (CL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Fairview Hospital and Training Center, Salem, OR.