ERIC Number: ED204875
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Feb
Simple Justice: A Case for Mainstreaming the Severely Emotionally Handicapped Bilingual Preschool Child.
O'Neill, Stephania; Levy, Linda
The paper deals with a mental health program designed to treat the 2 1/2 to 5 year old Mexican American child with severe emotional or behavioral problems. Components of the program included a mutual agreement with Parent Child Centers (Headstart) in the community; staff who had expertise to evaluate, diagnose, design, and implement an individual treatment plan for each child coming into the program; involvement of the home (parent, sibling, family); and assistance for the child and his/her family in the transition to a new school and social environment. (SB)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at The Council for Exceptional Children Conference on The Exceptional Bilingual Child (New Orleans, LA, February, 1981, Session Th-29).