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American Association on Intellectual and Developmental
Behavioral approaches to the treatment of obese mentally retarded individuals are reviewed. Studies are examined regarding the level of mental retardation, age group, techniques employed and weight lost at the end of treatment. Conclusions relate implications for practitioners as well as future research concerns.
Rotatori, Anthony F.; Switzky, Harvey; and Fox, Robert, "Behavioral Weight Reduction Procedures for Obese Mentally Retarded Individuals: A Review" (1981). College of Education Faculty Research and Publications. 304.