ERIC Number: EJ418304
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Normalization and Its Relevance Today.
Mesibov, Gary B.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v20 n3 p379-90 Sep 1990
Issues raised concerning the relevance of the principle of normalization to serving persons with developmental disabilities include the principle's unattainable goals, its lack of emphasis on individual client needs, its discouragement of diversity, its use to mask inappropriate practices, and its failure to address client deficits. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on Residential Services.