ERIC Number: EJ279590
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Feb
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Personal and Service Characteristics Affecting Group Home Placement Success: A Prospective Analysis.
Jacobson, John W.; Schwartz, Allen A.
Mental Retardation, v21 n1 p1-7 Feb 1983
It was found that mentally retarded individuals awaiting placement were younger, more intellectually and physically handicapped, and less skilled than persons already in group homes. Persons in jeapardy of placement failure had higher IQs, fewer mobility problems, and greater independence skills than other group home residents. (Author/SEW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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