ERIC Number: EJ403866
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Guardian Minority: Siblings of Children with Mental Retardation.
Lindsey, Jimmy D.; Stewart, David A.
Education and Training in Mental Retardation, v24 n4 p291-96 Dec 1989
The article identifies behaviors and issues related to being a nonexceptional sibling of a brother or sister with mental retardation. The parent's role in helping a nonexceptional sibling cope is briefly considered. A two-day workshop and an instructional unit designed to support siblings are outlined and briefly described. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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