ERIC Number: EJ611053
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Effects of the Special Olympics of Texas "Athletes for Outreach" Program on Communication Competence among Individuals with Mental Retardation.
Lord, Michal Anne; Lord, W. J. (Jack), Jr.
Communication Education, v49 n3 p267-83 Jul 2000
Examines results of a field study investigating the ability of the Texas Special Olympics'"Athletes for Outreach" program to enhance the communication skills and the perceived social competence of participant with mental retardation. Validates the relevancy of the "Athletes for Outreach" program for Special Olympics Texas and Special Olympics International. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Texas