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ERIC Number: EJ477692
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0885-7288
Urban Young Adults with Mental Retardation: Job Training, Job Placement and Job Retention.
Botuck, Shelly; And Others
Career Development for Exceptional Individuals, v16 n2 p213-24 Fall 1993
Forty-four urban young adults with mental retardation participated in an employment training program which assessed trainees' interests and abilities and taught them self-evaluation, negotiation, occupational skills, and employability behaviors. Thirty-five completed training; 94% became competitively employed. Gender, residence, race, intelligence quotient, and secondary disability were not significant variables, but family financial situation was. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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