ERIC Number: EJ418305
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Critical Issues in the Residential Care of People with Autism.
Van Bourgondien, Mary E.; Schopler, Eric
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v20 n3 p391-99 Sep 1990
The article identifies common concerns in residential programs for persons with autism (the role of families, staff training, program components, interactions with the nonhandicapped community) as well as areas of variation among different programs including goals, size, funding, physical environment, vocational programing, and grouping of residents. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on Residential Services.