ERIC Number: EJ493109
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Abuse and Intellectual Disability: A Potential Link or an Inescapable Reality.
Conway, Robert N. F.
Australia and New Zealand Journal of Developmental Disabilities, v19 n3 p165-72 1994
This discussion of abuse of people with intellectual disabilities notes the varieties of abusive actions found, including sexual abuse; the possible incidence of such abuse; and reasons why this population is especially vulnerable to abuse. A current study to examine the incidence of abuse and reporting mechanisms is briefly described. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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