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ERIC Number: EJ784359
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jan
Pages: 12
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 5
ISSN: ISSN-0145-482X
The Experiences of Parents of Students with Visual Impairments Who Are Professionals in the Field of Visual Impairment
de Steiguer, Pamela B.; Erin, Jane N.; Topor, Irene L.; Rosenblum, L. Penny
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v102 n1 p16-27 Jan 2008
This survey examined the experiences of parents of individuals with visual impairments who acquired professional credentials in the field of visual impairment. The participants reported on such topics as the advantages and disadvantages of being a parent-professional, the types of support they seek, and advice to others who are balancing both roles. (Contains 1 figure.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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