ERIC Number: ED519210
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
Introduction to Recreation Services for People with Disabilities: A Person-Centered Approach. 3rd Edition
Bullock, Charles C.; Mahon, Michael J.; Killingsworth, Charles L.
Sagamore Publishing LLC
Ultimately, all successful recreation programs center around its participants wants and needs. Serving people with disabilities is no exception. "Introduction to Recreation Services for People with Disabilities" is intended to be an introductory book for anyone planning or working in the parks, recreation, and leisure service industry. Through real-life experiences, wisdom gathered from students in the classroom, and thought-provoking conversations with colleagues, the authors are able to blend existent research with real practicality. Regardless of your area of specialty or emphasis, you will gain a basic level of knowledge concerning people with disabilities after reading this book. An index is included.
Descriptors: Disabilities, Recreation, Parks, Leisure Time, Recreational Activities, Therapeutic Recreation, Adapted Physical Education, Guides
Sagamore Publishing LLC. 804 North Neil Street, Champaign, IL 61820. Tel: 800-327-5557; Fax: 217-359-5975; Web site: http://www.sagamorepub.com
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A