ERIC Number: EJ394733
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Unremediated Learning Disabilities and Reincarceration.
Traynelis-Yurek, Elaine; Giacobbe, George A.
Journal of Offender Counseling, Services and Rehabilitation, v13 n1 p163-74 1988
Identified 56 teenage male students at residential facility for persons with emotional, legal, or educational problems as having learning disabilities. At discharge, 39 were academically remediated, 17 were unremediated. Analyzed information on subsequent reincarceration of both groups. Found that rate of reincarceration for unremediated group was twice that for remediated group. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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