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ERIC Number: EJ291609
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Improving Direct Care via Minimal Changes in Conventional Resources: An Empirical Analysis.
Byrd, Gary R.; And Others
Mental Retardation, v21 n4 p164-68 Aug 1983
A study conducted at a institutional dormitory for 32 profoundly retarded adolescents and preadolescents assisted by nine attendants supported the value of rearranging the traditional personnel structure to provide a slightly lower staff-resident ratio and assigning more comprehensive responsibilities to particular attendants. Improved training and socialization activities resulted. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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