ERIC Number: EJ403845
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
AIDS and Adolescents with Learning Disabilities: Issues for Parents and Educators.
Bartel, Nettie R.; Meddock, Terry D.
Journal of Reading, Writing, and Learning Disabilities International, v5 n4 p299-311 1989
The paper reviews the literature on: the vulnerability of adolescents to Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS); specific factors that put adolescents at risk, including sexual activity, drug use, race and ethnicity, and lack of knowledge of risk; the special case of adolescents with learning disabilities; and the need for AIDS education. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Parents
Authoring Institution: N/A