ERIC Number: ED370288
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Dec
Self-Esteem: Issues for Adolescents with Chronic Illnesses and Disabilities. CYDLINE Reviews.
Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. National Center for Youth with Disabilities.; Society for Adolescent Medicine, Independence, MO.
This annotated bibliography focuses on issues of self-esteem in adolescents with disabilities, which is seen as closely related to development of critical social skills. References have been drawn from the National Center for Youth with Disabilities' National Resource Library, a database about youth with chronic illnesses and disabilities. The first section presents 86 bibliographic materials grouped into the following categories: (1) chronic illness (further categorized into general, asthma, cancer, cystic fibrosis, diabetes, epilepsy, phenylketonuria, and renal disease); (2) physical disabilities (further subdivided into general, arthritis, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, craniofacial or limb differences); (3) emotional and behavioral disorders; (4) sensory disabilities; (5) learning disabilities; and (6) mental retardation. The second section describes nine educational materials. Information on suppliers and producers is provided. The third section describes five educational programs. Program information includes program name, contact person, affiliation, address, phone number, and an abstract describing the main elements of the program. (DB)
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, Independence, MO.