ERIC Number: EJ591164
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Improving Staff Nutritional Practices in Community-Based Group Homes: Evaluation, Training, and Management.
Kneringer, Mary-Jean; Page, Terry J.
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v32 n2 p221-24 Sum 1999
This study evaluated the effectiveness of a staff training-and-management package on nutritional practices in two community-based group homes serving adults with developmental disabilities. Food storage, menu development, and meal preparation were covered. All staff behaviors increased after training and were maintained for up to one year. Improved consumer health was also found. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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