ERIC Number: EJ549034
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Referral Reasons for Psychological Services for Adults with Mental Retardation.
Edelstein, Teri M.; Glenwick, David S.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v18 n1 p45-59 Jan-Feb 1997
A study examined 391 adult referrals to a mental health clinic serving individuals with mental retardation to explore the relationship between referral source and referral reason. Externalizing behaviors were found to be the most common referral reason; however, referral reason did vary as a function of referral source. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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