ERIC Number: EJ470671
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reducing Barriers to Sex Education for Adults with Mental Retardation.
Huntley, Cristy F.; Benner, Susan M.
Mental Retardation, v31 n4 p215-20 Aug 1993
Opinions of professionals from 16 agencies were obtained to identify techniques that agencies serving adults or adolescents with mental retardation could utilize to provide systematic sex education and counseling. Recommendations are offered in five areas: self-advocacy and self-determination, individual design, staff training and support, parental involvement, and interagency cooperation. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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