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ERIC Number: EJ512480
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0265-5802
The Use of Outdoor Activities As a Therapeutic Approach to Mental Handicap.
Cooper, Michael
Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Leadership, v9 n2 p37-40 Sum 1992
Mentally handicapped clients improved their self-image and self-reliance as a result of involvement in outdoor activities. The staff currently takes six clients out weekly to nine different venues within a two-hour drive of the clients' residential facility. Addresses leader qualifications, special equipment, and transportation. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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