Habilitation Planning for Adults with Disabilities

Habilitation Planning for Adults with Disabilities

by Robert L. Schalock, William E. Kiernan
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

Habilitation Planning for Adults With Disabilities presents a comprehensive approach to habilitation planning and service delivery for adults with disabilities. This book investigates the increased demands and expectations by adults with disabilities regarding personalized service and quality of life, including independence, productivity, and community integration,

…  See more details below

Overview

Habilitation Planning for Adults With Disabilities presents a comprehensive approach to habilitation planning and service delivery for adults with disabilities. This book investigates the increased demands and expectations by adults with disabilities regarding personalized service and quality of life, including independence, productivity, and community integration, and discusses historical and current treatment and trends. This book is presented in five main sections: definitions and background material; lifestyles and living, work, and recreational environments; habilitation strategies; personal growth and quality of life for the affected adult; and the present and future trends in habilitation planning. Rehabilitation personnel in the areas of administration, assessment/training, case management, or evolution; applied psychologists; and professionals and students in special education, rehabilitation counseling, human service or health adminstration will be interested in this volume.

Read More

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Investigates the increased demands and expectations of adults with disabilities regarding personalized service and an enhanced quality of life within the desired goals of increased independence, productivity and community integration, and discusses specific habilitation planning and implementation strategies for the environments of living, work, and recreation/leisure from a wellness perspective. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780387972091
Publisher:
Springer New York
Publication date:
06/01/1990
Series:
Disorders of Human Learning, Behavior, and Communication Series
Edition description:
1990
Pages:
233
Product dimensions:
0.00(w) x 0.00(h) x (d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >