ERIC Number: ED122521
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Apr
New Perspectives in Social Work with the Mentally Retarded.
Stivler, Robert L.; Ferris, William C.
The authors review forces which contributed to the trend of isolating mentally retarded persons from the mainstream concerns of social work, and point out various linkages between psychology and social work, including such techniques as adaptive behavioral assessment. Social workers are encouraged to accept the mentally retarded as part of ongoing general practice. (CL)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual International Convention, The Council for Exceptional Children (54th, Chicago, Illinois, April 4-9, 1976)