ERIC Number: EJ553909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Sex Education Programs for People with Intellectual Disability: How Effective Are They?.
Whitehouse, Michele A.; McCabe, Marita P.
Education and Training in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, v32 n3 p229-40 Sep 1997
A review of research on sex education for people with mental retardation finds a need for sex education due to a number of factors, such as deinstitutionalization, the increased incidence of sexual abuse, the advent of AIDS, and interest people with mental retardation have expressed in learning about sexuality. (CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Definitional Issues in Mental Retardation.