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ERIC Number: EJ612982
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0891-4222
The Effectiveness of Staff Support: Evaluating Active Support Training Using a Conditional Probability Approach.
Felce, David; Bowley, Clare; Baxter, Helen; Jones, Edwin; Lowe, Kathy; Emerson, Eric
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v21 n4 p243-55 Jul-Aug 2000
Active Support, a package of procedures which includes activity planning, support planning, and training on providing effective assistance, was evaluated in five community residences serving 19 adults with severe mental retardation. Findings indicated that the likelihood of a resident engaging in activity significantly increased following staff training in Active Support, an increase that was maintained at follow-up. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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