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ERIC Number: EJ869677
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Aug
Pages: 12
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 15
ISSN: ISSN-0198-7429
CCBD's Position Summary on the Use of Physical Restraint Procedures in School Settings
Peterson, Reece; Albrecht, Susan; Johns, Bev
Behavioral Disorders, v34 n4 p223-234 Aug 2009
This document provides policy recommendations of the Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders regarding the use of physical restraint procedures in schools. It includes (a) an introduction, (b) a declaration of principles, and (c) recommendations regarding the use of physical restraint in school settings. Explanation or elaboration of specific recommendations is provided in italics. A similar and parallel document provides policy recommendations related to the use of seclusion procedures in school settings, which is often associated with the use of restraint procedures.
Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders. Council for Exceptional Children, 1110 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201-5704. Tel: 612-276-0140; Fax: 612-276-0142; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Colorado