ERIC Number: EJ296417
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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The Effects of Self-Esteem Counseling on Basic Living Skills Achievement and Self-Esteem among Adult Mentally Retarded Learners.
Klugerman, Phyllis B.; Darkenwald, Gordon G.
Adult Literacy and Basic Education, v6 n4 p208-17 Win 1982
Investigated the relationship between self-esteem and daily living skills growth in mentally retarded adults. Found that involvement and success in skill training may be important factors in self-esteem growth. Also found that IQ was a poor predictor of learning and self-esteem gains for this population. (JOW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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