The Developmentally Disabled: Resources and Treatment Case Study by hicaliber

The Developmentally Disabled: Resources and Treatment
This paper describes a study based in Albuquerque that evaluated the resources and treatments available for the developmentally disabled population.
# 93621 | 4,305 words | 20 sources | APA | 2007 | US
Published on Mar 24, 2007 in Psychology (Therapies) , Sociology (Social Work)

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This paper describes a research project which attempted to determine techniques and modalities that have been shown to be effective in the treatment of developmental disabilities in general. A specific emphasis was placed on how these issues affect this population in Albuquerque, New Mexico. A review of the peer-reviewed and relevant literature is followed by an assessment of the significance of the research and its implications for policymakers and practitioners. A summary of the research is provided at the conclusion.

Disabled in Albuquerque
Statement of the Problem
Importance of the Study
Review and Discussion
Developmentally Disabled in Albuquerque Today
Creating a Collaborative Environment among Service Providers
Significance of Analysis
Implications for Policymakers
Implications for Healthcare Practitioners
Summary and Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Agran, M., Blanchard, C., Hughes, C., & Wehmeyer, M. (2002). Increasing the problem- solving skills of students with developmental disabilities participating in general education. Remedial and Special Education, 23(5), 279.
  • Albin, R. W., Anderson, J. L., Carr, E. G., Dunlap, G., Fox, L., Horner, R. H., Koegel, L. K., Koegel, R. L., Sailor, W., & Turnbull, A. P. (2002). Positive behavior support: Evolution of an applied science. Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions, 4(1), 4.
  • Albuquerque: Health care. (2006). Cities of the United States: The West. Retrieved April 4, 2006 from
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico. (2002, April). Monkeyshines on America: New Mexico Issue, 10.
  • Baker, D. L., & Stahl, E. M. (2004). Case study of interagency coordinating councils: Examining collaboration in services for children with disabilities. Journal of Disability Policy Studies, 15(3), 168.

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