ERIC Number: ED143155
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Sep
Reference Count: 0
A Study of the Community Adjustment of Deinstitutionalized Mentally Retarded Persons. Volume III. Case Studies of the Deinstitutionalization Procedures of Ten Selected Institutions Serving Mentally Retarded People.
Gollay, Elinor; And Others
The third of six volumes on deinstitutionalization of mentally retarded persons provides case study descriptions of the deinstitutionalization process of 10 selected institutions. The information is said to have been gathered from results of questionnaires and family interviews. The bulk of the document is devoted to detailed case studies with information on the following topics: state's and institution's deinstitutionalization policies, client assessment procedures, pre-release programs, release procedures, followup and support services, profiles of released clients, and profiles of re-admitted clients. (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Abt Associates, Inc., Cambridge, MA.
Note: For related information, see EC 101 393-398