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ERIC Number: EJ298155
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Presidential Address 1983: Social Support of Mentally Retarded Persons.
O'Connor, Gail
Mental Retardation, v21 n5 p187-96 Oct 1983
The address highlights research findings on the importance of social support on mentally retarded persons. Elements of the social support network, including peer friendships and relationships with care providers are considered. Future concerns are seen to include issues of social support that may on the surface conflict with normalization. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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