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The Jay Nolan Center

A Community-Based Program
  • Gary W. LaVigna
Part of the Current Issues in Autism book series (CIAM)

Abstract

The best introduction to the Jay Nolan Center is a brief discussion of the factors that led to its conception and development. These include the relevant research, the principles of normalization and developmental programming, parent advocacy, and previous attempts by others to provide appropriate and meaningful programs.

Keywords

Autistic Child Group Home Differential Reinforcement Treatment Gain Cooking Skill 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gary W. LaVigna
    • 1
  1. 1.Jay Nolan CenterNewhallUSA

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