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President"s Committee on Mental Retardation

Fred J Krause

President"s Committee on Mental Retardation

a historical review 1966-1985

by Fred J Krause

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Published by The Committee in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- President"s Committee on Mental Retardation,
  • People with mental disabilities -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Fred J. Krause
    ContributionsUnited States. President"s Committee on Mental Retardation
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13609375M

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    Medical Viewpoint - In , President Kennedy formed the President's Panel on Mental Retardation. At this time, the medical profession was considered the final authority on mental retardation and other disabilities. Consequently, the Panel consisted primarily of medical professionals, with an emphasis on prevention and treatment. Commissioner on the President''s committee on mental retardation The first Indian American woman to be appointed to a presidential commission, Dr Vijaya Lakshmi Appareddy was born in India and.


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