ERIC Number: EJ614696
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
A Response to Wehmeyer (1999) and a Challenge to the Field Regarding Self-Determination.
Baker, Daniel J.; Horner, Robert H.; Sappington, Gary; Ard, William R., Jr.
Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, v15 n3 p154-56 Fall 2000
This article discusses critical components needed to ensure a durable and substantive role for self-determination in the field of developmental disabilities: a conceptually compelling and operational description of self-determination, a reliable assessment method, and documentation that efforts to improve self-determination are associated with quality of life improvement. (Contains 15 references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A