ERIC Number: EJ464089
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Using a Social Guide to Improve Social Relationships of People with Severe Disabilities.
Newton, J. Stephen; Horner, Robert H.
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (JASH), v18 n1 p36-45 Spr 1993
A "social guide" model was used to teach staff of an apartment-based residential program to use a set of "community network strategies" to improve the social relationships of three women with severe or moderate mental retardation. The intervention resulted in increased size of participants' social networks and more frequent social integration experiences. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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