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ERIC Number: ED122570
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Apr
Pages: 9
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Training Parents as Members of the Educational Team.
Berkman, Gloria
Described is the parent education component of a St. Louis, Missouri, program for the severely handicapped (5-21 years old) which focused on instruction in behavior modification skills. Noted are the organization of the first program of 10 weekly sessions, a continuation program for parents who completed the first program, the "hard to reach" parent, home visits, institution contact, use of parents as volunteers, and a materials workshop for parents. Positive parent evaluations are quoted. (DB)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: N/A
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual International Convention, The Council for Exceptional Children (54th, Chicago, Illinois, April 4-9, 1976)