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Incidence of Obesity Among Mentally Retarded ChildrenEducation and Training of the Mentally Retarded
Format of Original7 p.
PublisherCouncil for Exceptional Children, Division on Mental Retardation
Original Item IDShelves: Memorial Periodicals; Call No.
AbstractAn international survey of professionals in the field of mental retardation was conducted to determine significant research priorities in the education of students with mild retardation. A total of 67 individuals responded to survey which represented 83.7% of those contacted. Among the issues rated most highly were two clusters: vocational, career education and post-school adjustment and long term effects and generalization of effects of programs. Implications of the survey data are discussed and recommendations are provided.
Citation InformationRobert A. Fox, Constanz W. Hartney, Anthony F. Rotatori and Elke M. Kurpiers. "Incidence of Obesity Among Mentally Retarded Children" Education and Training of the Mentally Retarded (1985) ISSN: 0013-1237
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