2 edition of The Person with mental handicap found in the catalog.
The Person with mental handicap
|Statement||[edited by Roy McConkey and Chris Conliffe].|
|Contributions||McConkey, Roy., Conliffe, Chris., St. Michael"s House., Institute of Counselling and Personal Development.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||184|
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Once focused almost entirely on cognition Specialty: Psychiatry, pediatrics.People with mental disabilities in s America were treated very unsympathetically by the majority of society. Abnormal behaviour and low levels of economic productivity were thought of as a 'burden to society'.
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