ERIC Number: ED155830
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Understanding the Needs of Deaf-Blind Children in Isolated Areas.
Blea, William A.; Dantona, Robert
Presented are the proceedings of a conference on Understanding the Needs of Deaf-Blind Children in Isolated Areas, sponsored by the Southwest Region Deaf-Blind Center, April 29-May 1, 1976 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Talks include "Psychological Assessment" (C. Groves), "Visual Assessment and Training of the Deaf-Blind Child" (R. Funderburg), "Auditory Evaluation of the Deaf-Blind and Multihandicapped Child--Implications for Training" (B. Franklin), "Classroom Management" (M. Dronek), "Speech and Language Evaluation of the Deaf-Blind and Multihandicapped Child--Implications for Training" (B. Franklin), "Prevocatinal Training" (P. Small), "Home Programming in Isolated Areas" (D. Young), "Atypical Development" (C. Groves), "Creative Play--A Vital Learning Experience for the Young Deaf-Blind Child" (C. Stensrud), "The Deaf-Blind Child--A Sexual Being" (J. Neff), and "Parent Effectiveness" (M. Sturrock). (DLS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwestern Region Deaf-Blind Center, Sacramento, CA.
Note: Proceedings of the Deaf-Blind Pan-Pacific Workshop (1st, Honolulu, Hawaii, April 29-May 1, 1976)