ERIC Number: EJ360972
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Prevention of Psychosocial Dysfunction in Persons with Mental Retardation.
Szymanski, Ludwik S.
Mental Retardation, v25 n4 p215-18 Aug 1987
The article considers preventive measures for the mental health complications of mentally retarded persons. Primary prevention is discussed in terms of measures directed at the retarded individual and measures directed at the environment; and secondary prevention in terms of early diagnosis, effective treatment, and consistent followup. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A