The Relationship Between Quality of Life and Self-Determination: An International Study

This study evaluates the relatinship between self-determination and quality of life of persons with intellectual disabilities living in four countries (Canada, U.S., Belgium, and France)

Author(s): 

Y. Lachapell, M.L. Wehmeyer, M.C. Haelwyck, Y. Courbios, K.D. Keith, R. Schalock, M.A. Verdugo, P.N. Walsh

Publication Date: 
October 2004
Publisher: 
Jounal of Intellectual Disability Research
Citation: 
Y. Latchapell, et al., The Relationship Between Quality of Life and Self-Determination: An International Study, 49 Journal of Intellectual Disability Research 10, 740-744 (Oct. 2004).
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Abstract: 
The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between self-determination and quality of life (QOL) of persons with intellectual disabilities (ID) living in four countries (Canada, United States, Belgium and France).