ERIC Number: EJ506602
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Where, Oh Where, Has Common Sense Gone? (Or If the Shoe Don't Fit, Why Wear It?).
Erb, Robert G.
Mental Retardation, v33 n3 p197-99 Jun 1995
This article suggests that the current philosophy of treating everyone the same (i.e., community placement at any cost for all individuals with mental retardation) is leading to taxpayer revolts and does not necessarily produce effective services for the individuals involved. Residential facilities can provide individualized services for some persons both effectively and efficiently. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A