ERIC Number: ED165439
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
The Health, Education and Welfare of Children: Proceedinqs of an Interdisciplinary Seminar.
Cochrane, Kathleen J., Ed.; Andrews, Robert J., Ed.
The document contains papers from an interdisciplinary seminar on collaboration between medicine, education, and social welfare in the interests of the handicapped child. Section I contains 12 papers focusing on parent involvement; an historical review of treatment; medical, educational, and social welfare viewpoints; viewpoints on the legal interests of the child; viewpoints on the adequacy of legislation relating to children; and etiology and treatment of handicapping conditions in children. Section II includes 12 papers with the following titles: "Health, Education and Welfare--Guidelines for the Future;""Medical, Educational, and Welfare Research Needs in the Education of Children;""Normalizing the Experiences of Handicapped Children;""Educational Programs for Children in Residential Care;""Early Intervention and Handicap;""The Role of Health Services in Schools;""Homebound Children;""Prosthesis in Educational Intervention;""Handling Skills for Promoting Psychomotor Development;""Problems of Deaf Children in Regular School;""Teaching Children in Hospital;" and "The Role of the Psycholoqist in Meeting the Needs of Children." A final section with three papers provides perspectives for the future. (SBH)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Queensland Univ., Brisbane (Australia). Fred and Eleanor Schonell Educational Research Centre.