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Published by Sage Publications in Newbury Park .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • People with disabilities -- Mental health.,
  • Psychotherapy.,
  • Rehabilitation.,
  • Handicapped -- case studies.,
  • Mental Retardation -- rehabilitation -- case studies.,
  • Rehabilitation -- case studies.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Michel Hersen and Vincent B. Van Hasselt.
ContributionsHersen, Michel., Van Hasselt, Vincent B.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC451.4.H35 P75 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination280 p. :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2191995M
ISBN 100803931913, 0803937024
LC Control Number89010763

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