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Human Sciences Press (Springer)
Obesity and Metabolism
This article discusses the successful use of behavioral approaches, which have been adopted from research with non-retarded individuals, to the treatment of obese retarded individuals. The first section delineates a variety of approaches with non-retarded obese individuals whereas the second section summarizes the efficacy of these approaches with the obese retarded. The last section discusses practical and future research implications.
Rotatori, Anthony F.; Switzky, Harvey; and Fox, Robert A., "Behavioral Treatment Approaches to Obesity: Successes with the Nonretarded and Retarded" (1981). College of Education Faculty Research and Publications. 329.