ERIC Number: EJ285437
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Developing Respite Care Services for Families of Handicapped Persons.
Salisbury, Christine; Griggs, Peter A.
Journal of the Association for the Severely Handicapped (JASH), v8 n1 p50-57 Spr 1983
Considerations related to the design and development of a respite care service delivery network for families of developmentally disabled persons are addressed. A five-component model for developing a respite care service network is presented, focusing on the need for competency-based service-provider training and parent involvement. Lastly, recommendations are made for further service and research efforts. (Author/SEW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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