ERIC Number: EJ425782
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Observing Staff-Resident Interactions: What Staff Do, What Residents Receive.
Hile, Matthew G.; Walbran, Bonnie B.
Mental Retardation, v29 n1 p35-41 Feb 1991
Behavior of direct care staff serving clients with mental retardation in 13 units of a large state-operated residential facility was observed. Results indicated that the activities of direct-care staff were influenced by the client's functioning level, the presence of professional staff, the location of the observation, and the resident- staff ratio. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
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