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The Person with mental handicap

The Person with mental handicap

preparation for an adult life in the community

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Published by Institute of Counselling and Personal Development, St Michael"s House in Belfast, Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work with the mentally handicapped.,
  • Mentally handicapped.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[edited by Roy McConkey and Chris Conliffe].
    ContributionsMcConkey, Roy., Conliffe, Chris., St. Michael"s House., Institute of Counselling and Personal Development.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184p. ;
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18771452M
    ISBN 10187188599X
    OCLC/WorldCa605656018

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