ERIC Number: EJ478911
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Theories of Dual Diagnosis in Mental Retardation.
Matson, Johnny L.; Sevin, Jay A.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v62 n1 p6-16 Feb 1994
Provides historical review of theory development in the field of dual diagnosis, defined as co-occurrence of mental health disorders with mental retardation. Noting that current etiological theories have practical implications for treatment and prevention of dual diagnosis, discusses current status of etiological theories and future directions for research. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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