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ERIC Number: EJ615792
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-5914
Therapeutic Adventure Staff Attitudes and Preferences for Working with Persons with Disabilities.
Herbert, James T.
Therapeutic Recreation Journal, v34 n3 p211-26 Third Qtr 2000
Investigated the attitudes of staff members working in a therapeutic adventure program toward people with disabilities. Staff surveys indicated that overall, staff members' attitudes were positive, and they perceived people with and without disabilities similarly. However, there was a stronger negative preference to work with people with physical disabilities. Attitudes did not differ by gender or educational level. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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