The Relationship Between Self-Determination and Quality of Life for Adults with Mental Retardation

Report on a study of various people with disabilities to "determine the contribution of self-determination to quality of life and examine the relationship between these constructs." "The results support the continued effort to promote self-determination for people with mental retardation and developmental disabilities."

Author(s): 

Michael Wehemeyer, Michelle Schwartz

Publication Date: 
1998
Publisher: 
Education & Training in Mental Retardation & Developmental Disabilties
Citation: 
Michael Wehmeyer and Michelle Schwartz, The Relationship Between Self-Determination and Quality of Life for Adults with Mental Retardation, 33 Education and Training in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities 1, 3-12 (1998).
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