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ERIC Number: EJ522822
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0047-6765
Dilemmas Faced by Families during Their Young Adults' Transitions to Adulthood: A Brief Report.
Thorin, Elizabeth; And Others
Mental Retardation, v34 n2 p117-20 Apr 1996
Parents of young adults with developmental disabilities transitioning from mandated school services to adult services may face dilemmas when decisions present conflicting choices with equally problematic outcomes for the family. A questionnaire was administered to 103 families to determine which potential dilemmas were most significant for families. Six prominent dilemmas are discussed. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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