ERIC Number: ED177756
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Conference Proceedings: 2nd European Conference of Rehabilitation International; Disability in the Family. (Brighton, England, September 18-21, 1978)
Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation, London (England).
The conference proceedings of the 2nd European Conference of Rehabilitation International (1978) on the theme disability in the family contains the agenda and approximately 80 papers. National presentations consider the theme in papers by representatives of Finland, Hungary, Belgium, The Netherlands, Portugal, Hong Kong, India, The German Democratic Republic, France, Italy, and Norway. Seminars usually involved 2 to 6 presentations each and were on the following topics: information and communication, medical aspects, spinal injuries, occupational therapy, deafness, congenital disability, transportaion, general aspects, legal aspects, services, employment, education, psychological factors, housing, sexual problems, emotional problems, technology, mental handicap, therapy, mobility for the disabled person, and prevention (the theme for the 1980 conference). "Free papers" cover additional topics. Other countries represented in the topical papers include the United Kingdom, Israel, the United States, Sweden, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Romania, and Peru. (PHR)
Descriptors: Communication (Thought Transfer), Conference Reports, Congenital Impairments, Deafness, Education, Emotional Problems, Employment Opportunities, Family (Sociological Unit), Foreign Countries, Handicapped Children, Housing, Information Dissemination, Legal Problems, Medical Services, Mental Retardation, Mobility, Physical Disabilities, Prevention, Sexuality
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation, London (England).