ERIC Number: EJ299751
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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The Severely Multiply Handicapped Child within the Family Unit.
D'Alonzo, Bruno J.; Lazar, Alfred L.
Journal for Special Educators, v19 n2 p55-63 Win 1983
The article focuses on the family of children with severe and multiple handicaps, noting characteristics of the family constellation, familial attitudes and behaviors, effects on family structure (family integration, harmony, financial and physical demands, day-to-day problems), and family needs (for support, expression of feelings, dependence and independence, and normalization). (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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