Behavioral Weight Reduction Procedures for Obese Mentally Retarded Individuals: A ReviewMental Retardation
Format of Original5 p.
PublisherAmerican Association on Intellectual and Developmental
AbstractBehavioral approaches to the treatment of obese mentally retarded individuals are reviewed. Studies are examined regarding the level of mental retardation, age group, techniques employed and weight lost at the end of treatment. Conclusions relate implications for practitioners as well as future research concerns.
Citation InformationAnthony F. Rotatori, Harvey Switzky and Robert Fox. "Behavioral Weight Reduction Procedures for Obese Mentally Retarded Individuals: A Review" Mental Retardation (1981) ISSN: 0047-6765
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert_fox/121/