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ERIC Number: EJ616403
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-8017
What Individual, Provider, and Community Characteristics Predict Employment of Individuals with Mental Retardation?
McDermott, Suzanne; Martin, Michelle; Butkus, Stanley
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v104 n4 p346-55 Jul 1999
Characteristics influencing employment of 11,743 individuals with mental retardation were analyzed to evaluate employment rates for county providers. Good physical and emotional health, being male, age between 18-49, IQ between 50-75, and good adaptive skills were associated with employment. The importance of health promotion programs is emphasized. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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