ERIC Number: EJ581686
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Influential Factors in the Utilization of Early Intervention Services.
Kochanek, Thomas T.; Buka, Stephen L.
Journal of Early Intervention, v21 n4 p323-38 Fall 1998
This study examined utilization rates of scheduled early-intervention services for 146 infants and toddlers with disabilities. Among findings were: (1) 69% of families used most of their services; (2) child and maternal characteristics were not significantly related to service utilization; and (3) providers who were younger and closer in age to mothers evidenced significantly higher utilization rates. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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