ERIC Number: ED137998
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Children Served in Mental Retardation Clinics: Fiscal Year 1973.
Health Services Administration (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Community Health Services.
Presented is statistical information on children served in 166 mental retardation clinics in 44 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico funded through the maternal and child health program of the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare during fiscal year 1973. Brief sections cover characteristics of children served, services provided--place and volume, clinic status, diagnosis, behavioral classifications, applications for service, and source of referral. The rest of the document consists of statistical tables which include the following information: applications for service by mental retardation clinics, by time of application, region, and state; patients served by mental retardation clinics, by status, age, and sex; functional disorders of mentally retarded new patients, number and rate per hundred; and patients served by mental retardation clinics, by number of visits to clinic, and number of visits by clinic staff. (SBH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Health Services Administration (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. Bureau of Community Health Services.