ERIC Number: ED345467
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Sports and Athletics: Issues for Adolescents with Chronic Illnesses and Disabilities. CYDLINE Reviews.
Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Granada Hills, CA.
This annotated bibliography focuses on issues in sports and athletics for adolescents and young adults with chronic illnesses and disabilities. The listings are drawn from the National Resource Library of the National Center for Youth with Disabilities, which includes journals, books, and non-published materials. The section on bibliographic materials is divided into categories for physical disabilities (38 resources), mental retardation (10 resources), chronic illnesses (31 resources), visual impairments (5 resources), and fitness (37 resources). A section on training and educational materials lists four videotapes/films, a brochure, a curriculum, an exercise program, and a manual. A final section lists five organizational and periodical resources. Listings include bibliographic information along with descriptive annotations of generally two to four sentences. (JDD)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Athletics, Chronic Illness, Disabilities, Exercise, Mental Retardation, Organizations (Groups), Outdoor Activities, Physical Disabilities, Physical Fitness, Recreational Activities, Secondary Education, Visual Impairments, Young Adults
National Center for Youth with Disabilities, University of Minnesota, Box 721-UMHC, Harvard St. at East River Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55455.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Maternal and Child Health Services.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Granada Hills, CA.