Adaptive behavior and its measurement: implications for the field of mental retardation
American Association on Mental Retardation, 1999 - Medical - 225 pages
A classic guide to what adaptive behavior is and its role in defining the condition of mental retardation as seen from a functional, supports-oriented perspective defined in the 1992 definition manual of the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
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A Historical Overview
Functional and Structural Characteristics
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