ERIC Number: EJ442905
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Transfer of Staff Training from Workshops to Group Homes: A Failure to Generalize across Settings.
Smith, Tristram; And Others
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v13 n1 p57-71 1992
Thirty-one primary caregivers at group homes for clients with developmental disabilities completed a one-week workshop in behavioral theory and treatment techniques. Trainees showed increased treatment skills, but preworkshop and postworkshop observations indicated no evidence that the workshop had any effect on group home client functioning. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Community-Based Treatment Programs: Some Problems and Promises.