ERIC Number: EJ514784
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Advocates and Adults with Developmental Disabilities: Shared and Unshared Perceptions of Self-Determination Opportunity and Impact.
Nowak, Renee; And Others
Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, v5 n4 p307-17 Oct 1995
Responses to interview questions regarding self-determination opportunities, outcomes, and importance were compared across 21 adults with developmental disabilities and 20 advocates. Self-determination skills in the areas of problem solving, assertiveness, decision making, and goal setting were also addressed. Areas of agreement and disagreement between advocates and adults with developmental disabilities are noted. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Self Determination. Journal availability: Elsevier Science Inc., Journal Information Center, 655 Ave. of the Americas, New York, NY 10010.