ERIC Number: EJ623201
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Community Services, Issues, and Service Gaps for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Who Exhibit Inappropriate Sexual Behaviors.
Ward, Karen M.; Pfeiffer, Karl T.; Trigler, Jordan S.
Mental Retardation, v39 n1 p11-19 Feb 2001
A national survey of 243 community agencies evaluated services provided for individuals with developmental disabilities who exhibit high-risk sexual behaviors and identified issues and service gaps. Common offenses were sexual behavior in public situations, inappropriate involvement of others, and involvement of minors. Major issues and problems were systemic, specifically staff issues and service gaps, followed by funding. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A