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ERIC Number: EJ364863
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Chinese-American Families of Children with Developmental Disabilities: An Exploratory Study of Reactions to Service Providers.
Smith, Michael J.; Ryan, Angela Shen
Mental Retardation, v25 n6 p345-50 Dec 1987
Interviews with 59 Chinese parents of children with developmental disabilities uncovered some of the problems these parents experienced because service providers did not speak their language. The lack of language-appropriate information concerning the nature of the handicap and the course of interventive actions seriously affected both parents and children. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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