ERIC Number: ED168235
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Implementing Protection and Advocacy Systems. Proceedings of a National Developmental Disabilities Conference (Cherry Hill, New Jersey, December 11-14, 1977).
Rude, Carolyn D., Ed.; Baucom, Linda D., Ed.
The book contains 26 essays presented at a 1977 national conference on Implementation of Developmental Disabilities Protection Advocacy Systems. Essays cover the legal and philosophical foundations of protection and advocacy, the management and evaluation of protection and advocacy systems, the training of advocates, resources, and outreach. The book also includes profiles of representative protection and advocacy systems and reports of small group sessions at the conference. (DLS)
Descriptors: Administration, Child Advocacy, Conference Reports, Developmental Disabilities, Evaluation, Federal Legislation, Outreach Programs, Resources, Training
Research and Training Center in Mental Retardation, Box 4510, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas 79409 ($4.00)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Human Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Research and Training Center in Mental Retardation.
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