ERIC Number: ED355736
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Provision of Services to Traditionally Underserved Persons Who Are Deaf.
Long, Nancy M., Ed.; And Others
The chapters in this monograph are the written results of presentations made at a 1991 one-day workshop on services to traditionally underserved persons who are deaf. This workshop brought together approximately 40 service providers, consumers, federal officials, researchers, and program administrators to discuss the characteristics of this population and the provision of services. Presentations included are: "Overview of Services to Traditionally Underserved Persons Who Are Deaf: An Historical Perspective" (Nancy M. Long); "Identifying Descriptive Characteristics of Traditionally Underserved Persons Who Are Deaf: A Group Perspective" (Kathern J. Carlstrom); "Perspectives on Service Delivery: The Lexington Center, Inc." (Nancy Carr); "Barriers to Service Delivery with Traditionally Underserved Persons Who Are Deaf" (Greg Long); "A Resource for Enhancing Service Delivery: The Northern Illinois University Research and Training Center on Traditionally Underserved Persons Who Are Deaf" (Sue E. Ouellette); and "The Eugene Petersen Memorial Lecture on Services for Traditionally Underserved Persons Who Are Deaf: American Deafness and Rehabilitation Association Biennial Conference, May 22, 1991" (David W. Myers). (JDD)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Deafness, Delivery Systems, Human Services, Individual Characteristics, Individual Needs, Program Development, Research and Development Centers, Social History
Northern Illinois University, Research and Training Center, Department of Communicative Disorders, DeKalb, IL 60115 ($12.50).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northern Illinois Univ., De Kalb. Dept. of Communication Disorders.