TITLE

Norm Reference as It Applies to Abilities and Disabilities: Reflections of a Former State-Government Official

AUTHOR(S)
Tucker, James A.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Ethical Human Psychology & Psychiatry;Fall2007, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p193
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the importance of developing a system that would address the unique educational needs of school children with or without disabilities based on his experience as former state-government official in Pennsylvania. He relates the role played by psychiatrist Doctor Peter Breggin in the development of the response to federal legislation and the needs of individuals with or without attention deficit disorder (ADD) in the state. He explains the provisions under a regulation concerning such needs prepared by officials of the state.
ACCESSION #
27465110

 

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