Children's Hospital Medical Center, Developmental Evaluation Clinic. n.d.. Training programs at the Developmental Evaluation Clinic. Boston, MA: Children's Hospital Medical Center, Developmental Evaluation Clinic, 24 pp.
Annotation: This booklet describes the training programs of Boston Children's Hospital Developmental Evaluation Clinic, one of the university affiliated programs formed at the recommendation of the President's Commission on Mental Retardation. It discusses the clinic's team approach, how an evaluation of a child is conducted, the curriculum and facilities of the clinic, and the training that is provided in the araes of social work, physical and occupational therapy, nursing, speech pathology and audiology, nutrition, pediatrics, dentistry, psychology, psychiatry, and special education. The program is funded by Maternal and Child Health Services, Health Services and Mental Health Administration, and other federal agencies. Inserted in the booklet is a pamphlet for parents that describes the services of the clinic.
Keywords: Children with developmental disabilities, Clinics, Federal MCH programs, Mental retardation, Professional education, University affiliated programs