ERIC Number: EJ347243
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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The Role of Social Competence in the Community Adjustment of Persons with Developmental Disabilities: Processes and Outcomes.
Walker, Hill M.; Calkins, Carl F.
Remedial and Special Education (RASE), v7 n6 p46-53 Nov-Dec 1986
A review of research on the role of social competence in the community adjustment of developmentally disabled persons indicates that facilitation of such adjustment should focus on remediation of maladaptive behavior, instruction in social skills and behavioral competencies, assessment before placement in the community, and continued on-site development of social competencies. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Issue: Employing Persons with Developmental Disabilities.