Policy Research Brief: Behavioral Outcomes of Deinstitutionalization for People with Intellectual Disabilities - A Review of Studies Conducted Between 1980 and 1999

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Part of the Policy Research Brief series.
Author(s)
Shannon Kim, Sheryl A Larson, Charlie Lakin
Managing Editor(s)
Vicki D Gaylord, Mary Hayden

Description

A brief reporting the results from a review of 38 published studies that measured behavioral outcomes associated with the movement of people with mental retardation from public institutions to community residential settings.

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Details

Date
October 1999 
Type
Brief 
Edition
Volume 10, Number 1
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)