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ERIC Number: EJ497575
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0342-5282
A Multi-Dimensional Communication Programme for a Residential Group of Severely Mentally Handicapped Women.
Ruster, Kerstin; And Others
International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, v17 n4 p364-67 Dec 1994
Language intervention approaches were built into a residential environment for 13 women with severe mental retardation. Two residents were assigned to an intensive signing program, two to an "Intro-talker and signing" group, and the remaining residents to various comparison-intervention and comparison groups. Increases in positive communicative behaviors and decreases in unacceptable behavior were found. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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