Portland State University. School of Social Work
Date of Award
Master of Social Work (MSW)
1 online resource, digitized manuscript.
People with mental disabilities -- Rehabilitation, Oral communication, Interpersonal relations
This is the forth study of verbal accessibility undertaken at the Portland State University School of Social Work. The first two completed in the years 1967 (Kresse, et al., 1967) and 1968 (Walker, et al.,1968) dealt with the area of marriage. The third completed in 1969 (Metz, et al., 1969)dealt with the authoritarian family ideology. The intent of this study is to determine if that material can be applied to use with the retarded adults being placed from Fairview Hospital and Training Center . This is the major State Institution for care and treatment of the mentally retarded in the State of Oregon.
Baker, Keith, "A Scale of Verbal Accessibility in Mild and Borderline Retarded Adults" (1972). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 2543.