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National Institute of Handicapped Research (U.S.)

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Works: 268 works in 507 publications in 1 language and 7,984 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Directories  Periodicals  Bibliography  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Other
Classifications: HV1553, 615.547
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Most widely held works by National Institute of Handicapped Research (U.S.)
Summary of data on handicapped children and youth( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging and rehabilitation : advances in the state of the art( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digest of data on persons with disabilities by John L Czajka( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The special rehabilitation and research needs of disabled Hispanic persons( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motor skill acquisition of the mentally handicapped : issues in research and training by Michael G Wade( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon a conference held in Bethesda in 1985, this volume brings together the research and theoretical perspectives of experts in the developmental aspects of motor control, coordination, and skill in the mentally handicapped. This is accomplished within the context of cognition. Section I deals with the dynamics of controlling movement skill and the nature of the variables that mediate the learning of motor skills. Sections II and III examine the traditional area of research in motor behavior, i.e., the speed of information processing and reaction time paradigms. The last section discusses the issue of training to minimize the effects of mental retardation on motor behavior
Cooperative programs for transition from school to work by Duncan S Ballantyne( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rehab brief( )

in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directory of national information sources on handicapping conditions and related services( )

in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directory of organizations complied to enable Clearinghouse on the Handicapped to respond to public inquiries and to better understand services of other related information providers. Includes only organizations that are information and direct service providers; thus there is emphasis on information components and data base vendors. Includes only organizations functioning on national level and a small group of international organizations based in the U.S. Alphabetical arrangement by names of organizations. Entry gives address, telephone number, handicapping conditions served, and information about the organization and its information services. Miscellaneous appendixes of organizations. Index
Technology for handicapped individuals, 1981-1985 : appendix B : the National Institute of Handicapped Research long-range plan by National Institute of Handicapped Research (U.S.)( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arthritis services network : a partnership in health promotion for older Americans with arthritis by Floyd C Pennington( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer technology for the handicapped in special education and rehabilitation : a resource guide( Book )

in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vocational evaluation of hearing-impaired persons : research and practice by Douglas, Ed Watson( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This monograph, a product of a symposium that examined innovative research and practices in evaluation, adjustment training, and employment services for hearing impaired persons addresses the assessment phase of the vocational rehabilitation process. The editorial introduction provides an overview of how assessment is conducted with deaf individuals at various levels of functioning. The six articles contained in the monograph stress the assessment phase: "Independent and Dependent Characteristics and Service Needs of Deaf People--A Levels Model" (G. Austin); "Psychological Assessment of the Verbal Functioning of Postsecondary Program Applicants--Enhancing Predictive Validity" (R. Falberg); "Commercial Vocational Evaluation Systems and Deaf Persons" (S. Sligar); "Vocational Evaluation of Severely Disabled Hearing-Impaired Rehabilitation Clients" (F. Cheung); "Vocational Evaluation in Technical-Vocational Education" (D. Buchkoski); and "Career Assessment and Advisement of the Technical College Student" (J. DeCaro, A. Areson). A list of participants is included. (Jw)
Attitudes & disability : an annotated bibliography, 1975-1981 by Elaine Makas( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annotated bibliography contains approximately 1,000 citations (1975-1981) dealing with attitudes related to disability. In addition to a brief annotation, entries include information on author, title, source, date, and pagination. Citations are classified according to the following topics: specific disabilities (cardiovascular impairment, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, hearing impairment, learning disabilities, mental illness, mental retardation, mobility impairment, visual impairment); attitudes of disabled persons/adjustment to disability; of family members; of educational professionals/attitudes related to education; of employers/attitudes related to employment; of legal and law enforcement professionals/attitudes related to law; of medical and mental health professionals; of rehabilitation and social work professionals; of children and adolescents; of the general public; specific intervention strategies/programs for inducing attitudinal change; theories related to attitudinal development and change; and instrumentation for measuring attitudes. (Cl)
Directory of national information sources on handicapping conditions and related services( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Supported work model of competitive employment for citizens with severe handicaps : a guide for job trainers( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The business-rehabilitation partnership by Frank Bowe( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook describes services that rehabilitation has to offer business, outlines how practitioners may approach business with these services, and provides resource information and material that the practitioner may find helpful in this work. Covered in the individual chapters are the following topics: the basic services that rehabilitation can offer business, authority, common questions often asked of rehabilitation practitioners, assessment, recruitment, accommodation and accessibility, compliance, internal mobility, training, supervisor awareness, interventions, government programs, business response, and procedures for making the partnership work. A brief bibliography concludes the guide. (Mn)
Life transitions of learning disabled adults : perspectives from several countries( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State-of-the-art : research priorities in deaf-blindness : proceedings of a conference by State-of-the-Art: a Conference on Research in Deaf-Blindness( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategies for serving deaf-blind clients : eleventh Institute on Rehabilitation Issues, June 1984, San Antonio, Texas by Valerie Konar( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the 11th Institute on Rehabilitation Issues, 1984, San Antonio, Texas
Economics and equity in employment of people with disabilities : international policies and practices : proceedings from the symposium, April 28-May 2, 1984, the University Center for International Rehabilitation, Michigan State University by International Symposium on the Employment of Disabled People: Economics and Equity( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Motor skill acquisition of the mentally handicapped : issues in research and training
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (U.S.)

États-Unis, National institute of handicapped research

Etats-Unis Office of human development services National institute of handicaped research

Etats-Unis Office of special education and rehabilitative services National institute of handicaped research

National institute for handicapped research

National institute for handicapped research États-Unis

National Institute for Handicapped Research (U.S.)

National institute on handicapped research

National institute on handicapped research États-Unis

National Institute on Handicapped Research (U.S.)

NIHR

United States National Institute of Handicapped Research

United States. Office of Human Development Services. National Institute of Handicapped Research

United States. Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. National Institute of Handicapped Research

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