ERIC Number: EJ481399
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Understanding Leisure Services for Individuals with Mental Retardation.
Dattilo, John; Schleien, Stuart J.
Mental Retardation, v32 n1 p53-59 Feb 1994
This paper clarifies terms associated with leisure service delivery for children and adults with mental retardation; outlines limitations of past and existing leisure services; and suggests the development of leisure services that involve social integration, active participation, development of age-appropriate behaviors, self-determination, and coordination and communication among practitioners and family members. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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