ERIC Number: EJ487987
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Nonorganic Failure to Thrive: Developmental Outcomes and Psychosocial Assessment and Intervention Issues.
Heffer, Robert W.; Kelley, Mary L.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v15 n4 p247-68 Jul-Aug 1994
This review describes Nonorganic Failure to Thrive, presents developmental outcomes, and discusses psychosocial assessment and intervention issues relevant to this developmental disability of early childhood, focusing on child-specific variables, situational and family variables, parent-child interaction variables, and biopsychosocial formulation of Failure to Thrive. An ideographic approach to case conceptualization, evaluation, and treatment is suggested. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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