ERIC Number: EJ313802
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Issues Related to Professional Involvement with Families of Individuals with Autism and Other Severe Handicaps.
Donnellan, Anne M.; Mirenda, Patricia L.
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (JASH), v9 n1 p16-25 Spr 1984
The paper addresses some roots of nonproductive parent-professional interactions related to individuals with autism and suggests standards which might lead to more fruitful positive relationships including applying the criterion of the least dangerous assumption to intervention and making available emotional and other types of support services. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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