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ERIC Number: EJ480664
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0279-6015
A New Proposed Definition and Terminology to Replace "Serious Emotional Disturbance" in Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
Forness, Steven R.; Knitzer, Jane
School Psychology Review, v21 n1 p12-20 1992
Notes that, more so than any other category of special education, children with serious emotional disturbance remain very much underidentified in schools and that both terminology and definition of serious emotional disturbance (SED) under current provisions of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act are at least partly responsible for this underidentification. Proposes new definition and terminology to replace SED. (NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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