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Blankestein, Annemarieke; Rijken, Rachel; Eeren, Hester V.; Lange, Aurelie; Scholte, Ron; Moonen, Xavier; De Vuyst, Katrien; Leunissen, Jo; Didden, Robert – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2019
Background: An adaptation of multisystemic therapy (MST) was piloted to find out whether it would yield better outcomes than standard MST in families where the adolescent not only shows antisocial or delinquent behaviour, but also has an intellectual disability. Method: To establish the comparative effectiveness of MST-ID (n = 55) versus standard…
Descriptors: Therapy, Counseling Techniques, Adolescents, Antisocial Behavior
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McGrath, Colman; Zhou, Ni; Wong, Hai Ming – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2019
Background: People with intellectual disabilities (ID) typically have poorer oral health. Oral diseases have a microbiological origin, and thus, dental plaque control (DPC) is key to safeguard their oral health. Methods: A structured search strategy was applied to screen oral health promotion initiatives for DPC among children and adolescents with…
Descriptors: Dental Health, Children, Adolescents, Intellectual Disability
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Wouters, Marieke; Evenhuis, Heleen M.; Hilgenkamp, Thessa I. M. – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2019
Background: Regular participation of children and adolescents with intellectual disabilites in physical activity is important to maintain good health and to acquire motor skills. The aim of this study was to investigate the habitual physical activity in these children. Methods: Sixty-eight children and adolescents (2-18 years) with a…
Descriptors: Physical Activity Level, Intellectual Disability, Motor Development, Children
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Dolva, Anne-Stine; Kollstad, Marit; Kleiven, Jo – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2019
Background: A first generation of adolescents with Down syndrome have grown up in Norway's inclusive society. This study explored their friendships and social leisure participation, mainly as it is reflected through their subjective experience. Method: The analysis is based on qualitative interviews and observations of 22 teens aged 17 years.…
Descriptors: Down Syndrome, Inclusion, Friendship, Leisure Time
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Maïano, Christophe; Hue, Olivier; April, Johanne – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2019
Background: This systematic review is a synthesis of studies concerning: (a) mastery, deficits, and/or delays in fundamental movement skills (FMS) among children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities; (b) comparisons of FMS between children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities and those with typical development (TD); and (c)…
Descriptors: Psychomotor Skills, Children, Adolescents, Intellectual Disability