ERIC Number: EJ450844
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Teaching Adolescents with Mild Mental Retardation to Make Decisions in Leisure through the Use of Self-Control Techniques.
Mahon, Michael J.; Bullock, Charles C.
Therapeutic Recreation Journal, v26 n1 p9-26 Win 1992
Study examined the impact of decision-making instruction which incorporated self-control techniques and instruction which provided only encouragement and verbal praise on decision making in leisure (DML) on adolescents with mild mental retardation. Results support the efficacy of the DML model in facilitating thoughtful DML for study subjects. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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