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ERIC Number: EJ505083
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0274-9483
Building an Ecology of Support: A Case Study of One Young Woman with Severe Problem Behaviors Living in the Community.
Lucyshyn, Joseph M.; And Others
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps, v20 n1 p16-30 Spr 1995
This quantitative and qualitative case study describes 30 months in the life of a young woman with autism and a history of life-threatening self-injurious behaviors (SIB) who moved from a large public institution into the community. Decreased frequency of problem behaviors was documented. The importance of multicomponent positive intervention environments that promote lifestyle changes is noted. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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