ERIC Number: EJ632585
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Community Placement for Persons with Significant Cognitive Challenges: An Outcome Analysis.
Spreat, Scott; Conroy, James W.
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (JASH), v26 n2 p106-13 Sum 2001
Outcome indices were compared across groups of individuals with mental retardation who either remained in institutional settings or transferred from an institutional setting to various community living arrangements. The community group exceeded or matched institution groups with respect to service hours, community integration, and adaptive behavior, however, medical and non-medical unmet needs were greater. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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