ERIC Number: EJ539201
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Reflections on "Revisiting 10 Adults with Developmental Disabilities after 13 Years in Their Own Apartments."
Heal, Laird W.
Exceptionality, v6 n4 p253-56 1996
The author of a study which followed up the 1979 deinstitutionalization of 10 adults with mental retardation reflects on his own professional career, his specialization in researching the cost-effectiveness of residential alternatives, and his surprise at the positive adjustment of these individuals to living independently in their own apartments. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For a related article, see EC 615 515