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ERIC Number: EJ411761
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Rules: The New Institutions.
Holburn, C. Steve
Mental Retardation, v28 n2 p89-94 Apr 1990
This article presents the argument that overregulation of Medicaid-funded residential treatment environments has placed rules ahead of contingency-based behavior of clients. Blame is focused on coercive enforcement of inaccurate rules, precluding responsive staff action. Solutions are advanced to encourage natural contingencies of teaching and caring among staff members. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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