ERIC Number: EJ311931
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Critical Issues Underlying Research and Intervention with Families of Young Handicapped Children.
Bailey, Donald B., Jr.; Simeonsson, Rune J.
Journal of the Division for Early Childhood, v9 n1 p38-48 Fall 1984
The article discusses six needs fundamental to research and intervention with families: (1) defensible rationale for family involvement, (2) caution in defining desired family outcomes, (3) developmental perspective, (4) ecological contexts, (5) allowance in variability in family composition or structure, and (6) adequate systems for assessing family needs. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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