ERIC Number: EJ444406
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Toward Meaningful Family Involvement in Out-of-Home Placement Settings.
Blacher, Jan; Baker, Bruce L.
Mental Retardation, v30 n1 p35-43 Feb 1992
This paper examines factors associated with meaningful family involvement in program planning for community residential services for individuals with mental retardation. It is argued that personnel in placement settings are often ambivalent about more family involvement. Guidelines for involving families at every stage both before and after placement are offered. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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