Policy Research Brief: Behavioral Outcomes of Deinstitutionalization for People with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities - Third Decennial Review of U.S. Studies, 1977-2010

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Description

A brief reviewing U.S. studies that have measured behavioral outcomes associated with the movement of people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities from institutions to community residential settings. This is the third in a series of such reviews, and it is cumulative; it includes the studies contained in the earlier reviews published in 1989 and 2001.

Details

Date
April 2011 
Type
Brief 
Edition
Volume 21, Number 2
Publisher
Research and Training Center on Community Living (RTC-CL)

Topics

  • Community life
    • Positive behavior support
  • Specific life stage
    • Children
    • Adolescents and young adults
    • Adults
  • Housing and residential services
    • Institutions and deinstitutionalization
  • Specific disability
    • Intellectual/developmental disability (IDD)