ERIC Number: EJ577379
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
The Role of Social Awareness in the Employment Success of Adolescents with Mild Mental Retardation.
Black, Rhonda S.; Rojewski, Jay W.
Education and Training in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, v33 n2 p144-61 Jun 1998
A study investigated the role of three social-awareness components (sensitivity, insight, and communication) in the employment success of 125 adolescents with mild mental retardation. Results found that all three social-awareness measures were higher for adolescents who rated higher in work performance, particularly awareness of social communication. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A