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ERIC Number: EJ524443
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Deinstitutionalization in the UK and Ireland: Outcomes for Service Users.
Emerson, Eric; Hatton, Chris
Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, v21 n1 p17-37 Mar 1996
The United Kingdom literature on effects of deinstitutionalization of adults with developmental disabilities from 1980 to 1994 was reviewed. Analysis generally associated smaller, community-based residential services with improvements in user engagement, adaptive behaviors and challenging behaviors, community acceptance and integration, opportunities for choice, material standard of living, and contact with family and friends. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland; United Kingdom