ERIC Number: EJ626341
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Identifying Feeding Problems in Mentally Retarded Persons: Development and Reliability of the Screening Tool of Feeding Problems (STEP).
Matson, Johnny L.; Kuhn, David E.
Research in Developmental Disabilities, v22 n2 p165-72 Mar-Apr 2001
A study involving 570 individuals with mental retardation developed the Screening Tool of Feeding Problems, an assessment designed to identify feeding problems presented by persons with mental retardation, and thus facilitate the process of identifying who would benefit from some type of behavioral or medical intervention. Psychometric data are discussed. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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