ERIC Number: ED137993
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Meyer Children's Rehabilitation Institute: Annual Report 1975 - 76.
Nebraska Univ. Medical Center, Omaha. Meyer Children's Rehabilitation Inst.
Presented is the 1975 - 76 annual report of the Meyer Children's Rehabilitation Institute, a diagnostic, evaluation, and treatment center for children with complex handicaps in the state of Nebraska and Western Iowa. Priority goals of the institute are noted to be providing an interdisciplinary education and training program for personnel needed in programs for handicapped children; developing, providing, and demonstrating needed services to meet education and training objectives; research in causes, prevention, and treatment of handicapping conditions in children; and providing leadership and assistance in program planning and development. Sections of the report cover the following areas: organizational charts and information on staff members; general activities and administration, including descriptions of special projects; reports from each discipline represented, including dentistry, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, psychology, social service, and speech pathology; interdisciplinary program reports, including programs in child care technician training, family rehabilitation, infant development, learning disabilities, multihandicapped children, and nursery school; and the office of research report, future plans, statistics, and a listing of staff activities. (IM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nebraska Univ. Medical Center, Omaha. Meyer Children's Rehabilitation Inst.