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ERIC Number: EJ539212
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0145-482X
Italy: Early Intervention with Visually Impaired Children with Additional Handicaps.
Goergen, E.
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v91 n1 p89-92 Jan-Feb 1997
Describes a private, early (birth to four) therapeutic intervention center in Italy that provides short-term intensive treatment to children with severe visual impairments and possible additional disabilities. The residential program emphasizes maximum use of residual vision, vision stimulation and training, psychological counseling for parents, and continued monitoring of treatment when the family returns home. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Italy